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Holiday Gift Subscription Offer!

Holiday Gift Subscription Offer!

Searching for the perfect gift this holiday season? No need to shop hectic stores — no need to waste money on postage. Give the gift of Autism Parenting Magazine every month for one year! From professional guidance on dealing with sensory and transition issues to learning about the latest in research and autism therapies, a… Continue Reading

Helping Your Autistic Child Soar — An Exclusive Interview with Temple Grandin

Helping Your Autistic Child Soar — An Exclusive Interview with Temple Grandin

Temple Grandin warmly recalls her days spent as a young girl growing up the youngest of three children.  As she affectionately describes the countless hours she spent outside experimenting with balsa wood toy gliders and reconfiguring kites for test runs behind her bicycle, Grandin paints a charming picture of life during simpler times. “I used… Continue Reading

Issue 39 – Working Together to Communicate Better

Issue 39 – Working Together to Communicate Better

  Dear Readers, Communication can be tough. As we all know, many children diagnosed with autism have a more difficult time developing the language skills they need at first. Nonverbal communication, such as eye contact, hand gestures and facial expressions, can especially be a challenge. While many children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) develop communication… Continue Reading

Issue 38 – Keeping ASD Kids Healthy

Issue 38 – Keeping ASD Kids Healthy

Dear Readers, The journey toward good health — it’s in the news every day. It’s circulated on television, social media, newspapers, magazines…we are inundated by free-flowing advice.  It’s easy to feel a bit overwhelmed by all the reports, as they often contradict and they aren’t always easy to follow. That’s why we have chosen to… Continue Reading

Issue 37 – Making Educational Strides

Issue 37 – Making Educational Strides

    Dear Readers, Just when we finally settled into a summer routine why does the calendar tell us it’s time to transition once again? For many children, the classic build up to the “first day of school” includes picking out special school clothes and meeting new teachers and friends.  But, as we know, a… Continue Reading