One of the developmental disorders common in children is autism spectrum disorder or ASD. Unfortunately, there are several misconceptions about this mental health problem. Not everyone is aware of the implications when a child is diagnosed with ASD. In this article, we are going to provide some of the necessary information about this […]
Category: Understanding Autism
There are several ways on how to deal with a difficult situation in your life. For example, you can talk to a family member or a close friend about your problem. At the same time, you can also try to engage in exciting activities that will fuel your passion or desire. Another effective way […]
My vision started to get blurry. I was having a hard time processing what this guy in front of me was saying. My mind starts wandering, thinking about what would happen to my poor child now. I felt terribly helpless for my kid.
Studies show that around 30 to 90 percent of people with autism ignore or overreact to familiar sights, sounds, smells, and other sensations. The Simons Simplex Collection autism research project showed that 68% of children who participated had unusual sensory interests and about 65% have sensitivities to noise. Your child may […]
[Discrediting The Myth] One of the most common and wrong misconceptions about people diagnosed with ASD is that they are not interested in romantic and sexual relationships, that people on the autism spectrum have no interest regarding human interaction that involves social and communication skills. It is very wrong. We cannot generalize the population of […]
Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) have higher chances of landing a job if they undergo cognitive enhancement therapy.
Let us talk about the different tips on how you can travel with your child who has autism – with less or no hassle at all. I will be sharing with you some insights from research and experience on how to deal with the side of the spectrum when you want to […]
Persons diagnosed with autism can view the world more unusual than to a regular average person. The fact alone that they need help as early as the illness is diagnosed and build up in their process changes the way an autistic person perceives its surroundings and its nature. Primarily, dependency on a person who […]
Dealing with any developmental deficiency can cause complicated and conflicting issues within the person and their families. Each type of disorder is not tailored-cut where attention and support are made all throughout every affected individual. There are also those persons, the “gifted ones,” that are explicitly considered unique and may need more interventions than what […]
Source: pexels.com Living with autism is difficult to fathom for regular people, primarily if you are not related to someone who’s on the spectrum. Some feel sorry for them because they cannot have a healthy life. Even if companies may hire them, they will always carry the stigma that comes with being autistic. Others, meanwhile, […]