Category Archives for "Autism Articles"

Top autism articles previously published in Autism Parenting Magazine that focus on issues that affect people with autism, including Asperger’s syndrome. Articles include best ways to master skills and find everyday solutions.

Book Review: When the School Says No…How to Get the Yes! By: Vaughn K. Lauer

When the School Says No Vaughn Lauer

Book Review by Leslie Burby When the School Says No…How to Get the Yes! By: Vaughn K. Lauer I have to say I was eager to read this book, not that I’m not excited about every book that I’m sent but as a former special educator and now as a mother that joins a PPT […]

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Q&A Section – How can I make hair washing less of a struggle?

Question: How can I make hair washing less of a struggle? Answer: Ask your child (if possible) using pictures, videos on You Tube, text etc. what they don’t like about hair washing. Based on my research and speaking with several people on the spectrum this is what I have found: For some it is the […]

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11 Activities to Consider Trying with Your Child

11 Activities to Consider Trying with Your Child By Leslie Burby If one of these activities sparks your interest and there isn’t one in your town consider grouping together with some parents and starting your own organization, team, or program. I can’t possibly list every organization or group in the world but if you think your child […]

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Knowing When to Intervene

It is very difficult trying to find an equitable balance of intervention when dealing with children making friends.  However, when you add to the mix – autism- you create an inequitable playing field. As parents we strive so hard to protect and nurture our children, but when you have a child that needs social guidance […]

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We are giving away our book: Early Signs of Autism in Toddlers

A couple of months ago we published a book written by Editor Leslie Burby. It details how parents can identify the early signs of Autism in their children. So far it has received some great reviews from its readers. April is Autism Awareness month and we wanted to give this book away FREE for 3 […]

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Book in the Spotlight: I AM ASPIENGIRL

I Am Aspiengirl, due March, 2014 I Am Aspienwoman, due April, 2014 Aspienpowers, due May, 2014 Sunshine Coast, Australia Visit for contact details, newsletter, free chapter, photos, and author bio. Aspiengirl author helps advocate and bring awareness to the female profile of Autism Spectrum Conditions. Tania Marshall, Author of Aspiengirl, is helping bring awareness, education and […]

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The Right for Autism Services for U.S. Military Families

Autism Services for Military Families by Leslie Burby   If America is the “home of the free and the brave” – shouldn’t “the brave” and their families receive the necessities that they need?  There are fundraisers and drives to supply the soldiers with military equipment, boots, food and electronics to communicate with the loved ones […]

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Q&A Section – What options are there for sending him to school with something to chew?

Question: My child has the need to chew. What options are there for sending him to school with something to chew? Answer: I think that it is very important to note that fulfilling this need helps calm and focus students. For years, it has been proven that students focus better while sucking on a hard candy […]

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