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What are the issues driving the vaccine debate, and what do parents need to know before deciding for themselves whether vaccines hurt or help?
The signs of Asperger's Syndrome can be difficult because no two children with Asperger's are alike. Learn the indicators of Asperger's Syndrome.
Give kids who are autistic activities that stimulate attention, foster calm, and create loads of fun! Here are 10 great autism activities.
Guidelines to help cope with stress for parents of children on the autism spectrum.
Smart tablets offer children with autism spectrum disorders the chance to brush up on skills they struggle with. Apps for autism use a touch- and visual-based interface that's intuitive, accessible, and engaging to special needs kids. With these applications, learning happens—at both home and in school—and skill building is integrated into everyday life.
You've heard of book smarts and street smarts, but a growing group of experts is urging parents to work on something even more fundamental: 'sensory smarts.'
Sure, kids can identify strong feelings. But we sometimes overlook the importance of adding depth and breadth to our children's emotional vocabulary.
Autistic children are most comfortable with strict routine. This article outlines why it may be a good idea to teach autistic children to be more flexible.
For parents of autistic children, the decision behind what to serve is a tough one.
The key to uncovering the underlying causes for your autistic child’s behavior may be communication with your child’s teacher, who can be your best ally.
Here are ten tangible ways to help bring your autistic child into the interactive world.
Bibliotherapy is a big word to describe the process of using books to help children work through real-life problems.  Here's a guide for parents.
Learning that your child's autistic can be devastating for any parent, and drastically change family dynamics. Learn how to navigate the tricky world of autism and siblings here.
Find expert information on early intervention and services for children with Asperger's Syndrome.
Researchers have spent time and money to figure out ways to reach children on the autism spectrum.  And some have come up with a new approach: virtual reality.
An overview of Autism Spectrum Disorders like what is autism, who is affected, is autism a new disorder and much more.
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