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Reply: Finding Out
pmw68 you are awesome. I wish I would have had this knowledge before like most parents I had to learn as...More
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Reply: Parents; please help
My son who has autism carries multiple toys sometimes not all the time. He tries to take them to school...More
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My son has autism/non verbal and I can't tell what...
My 5 year old son is non verbal and complaining about his stomach hurting and is salivating excessively....More
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Reply: Availability of Autism Support Services
I wish I had printed the survey before I submitted it. Any way to get a copy of it??
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Reply: Need some advice for a friend
Hello chey_low32, What a wonderful friend you are. First and foremost, please keep supporting your friend. If...More
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Reply: need help understanding
Hi MummaKaren, The short answer to your question is, it depends on what you are concerned about? Are you...More
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William Paterson Univ. Researchers seek Parents of...
My colleagues and I are conducting a survey study looking at factors (e.g., conception methods,...More
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William Paterson Univ. Researchers seek Parents of...
My colleagues and I are conducting a survey study looking at factors (e.g., conception methods,...More
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Reply: recently Diagnosed aspergers
Dear Yitzzy, Your daughter has the "classic" (though I hate to use that word since each child is expressly...More
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Parent Survey-Research Study
Survey for parents of children with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Please follow the link below to direct you...More
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Aitism and Art
My 13 year old daughter has Autism and Art has been a wonderful outlet for her. It allows her to express...More
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Parent Volunteers Needed for Graduate Research Pro...
Hello, My name is Chad Walters and I am a graduate student of Nursing at DePaul University. For my project I...More
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Reply: Autism Testing?
Thanks so much. It is frustrating. But you've actually given me a bit of hope hearing about your older son....More
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Asbergers in adults
Hi, I have a 20 year old son with Asbergers in college and is doing very well in all areas, but my problem...More
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Moms (or caregivers) of ASD children
After a week of winter break and feeling like I failed the sane mother's test, I read this posting by MOM-Not...More
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Info on special education law and parent advocacy
This is a great reference for creating and IEP, monitoring measurement practices (goals), and your child's rights...More
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Reply: Help son soon to be going through puberty!
I wish I did...I'm not there yet, but I am interested in what you find out. Do you notice that your son's...More
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Reply: autsim tanrums
I was there a long time ago.Sometimes,depending on where you are..is to ignore them.Then when he calms...More
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Reply: Asperger's and schedules
The picture schedule is a GREAT idea, and works wonderfully! My wife and I will usually go over my daughter's...More
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I am divorced and have a little girl with PDD
I am having problems with my ex-husband when it comes to my daughter. My oldest daughter has to comforter and...More
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New Private School in Manhattan for children with ...
The remarkable staff at Aaron Academy is prepared to teach these students essential core subjects in an...More
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my son was just diagnosed with pdd
My seven year old son was just diagnosed with pdd and i no nothing about autism i need help please. what does it...More
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Grants in Connecticut and beyond
Here is an article on a list of grants available to families, primarily in the state of Connecticut. A couple of...More
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Reply: Home Help for Asperger's
There are many techniques that are used in social skills. Role playing is among the most widely used. Since our...More
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Reply: How to bring up the subject with family
Do you think you could have a heart to heart with your brother? It is a touchy subject because no one wants to...More
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Connecticut - Parent Advocacy Resource
Have a question about services or your IEP? Email or call the Connecticut parent advocacy center. Everytime I've...More
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Autism Awareness??
For the month of April, I have begun fundraising efforts for our walk for autism coming up in June, worn blue on...More
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People conquering autism
This is an online support network of blogs from parents, siblings and people with autism. Join in the discussions.
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Reply: New to Aspergers & Autism
If you have the committment for an aid on the IEP, it is up to the district to provide the aid. As an aid...More
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10 acronyms of autism
In the autism and special education world, using acronyms seem to be the method of communication. Here are 10 of...More
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10 acronyms of autism
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