Tips Categorized as About Autism

30 Things Parents of Children on the Autism Spectrum Want You to Know

(an article from Applied Behavior Analysis) Sometimes our children find it difficult to communicate their challenges to us. This article addresses some of the universal issues they may experience but may not personally share with you. t is estimated that one in 68 children are now diagnosed with an Autism … Read More »

Autism Speaks Resources

The Autism Response Team has resources and information that can help you find support online and in your community, Here are some areas where you can get assistance: The Autism Response Team (ART) is specially trained to connect people with autism, their families and caregivers to information, tools, and resources. … Read More »

Detecting Autism in Toddlers

Frequently grandparents are the first family members to detect that their grandchild may have developmental issues. These “Red Flag” behaviors from the Autism Navigator website are currently identified as early signs in children who are at risk for an autism diagnosis.   Social Communication Limited use of gestures such as … Read More »