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Articles for parents and/carers that focus on ways to help make positive change; can include advice on finding answers to issues that affect people with autism, such as ways to master skills, ways to cope and handle certain situations.

How to Transition Your Young Adult with Asperger’s Into the World

How to Transition Your Young Adult with Asperger’s Into the World

Are you intimidated by the “failure to launch” syndrome for your young adult with autism spectrum disorder (ASD)? For most parents, the term translates into a fear factor, restraining them from helping their young adults with Asperger’s syndrome to transition into the adult world. As a parent, your support and perception of your child’s ability… Continue Reading

Expert Ways to Help Your ASD Child Learn and Maintain Language

Expert Ways to Help Your ASD Child Learn and Maintain Language

“Why does it seem that an autistic child doesn’t retain words that he has spoken before?”                                                                                                                                                                  — Paul Hi there, Thank you so much for your question.  It is a really great one and highlights a really important aspect of effective teaching.  It is not uncommon for children with autism to appear to… Continue Reading

Ways You Can Find True Love on the Spectrum

Ways You Can Find True Love on the Spectrum

I’m often asked if it’s hard for people with autism to find love.  The answer…Yes! Finding love is challenging for ALL of us; so, naturally, having hard wired social difficulties exponentially raises the bar for dating dilemmas.  Some of the core Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) diagnostic deficits contribute to this challenge: rigid thinking and behaviors,… Continue Reading