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To All Autistic Mothers On Mother’s Day

Being a mother is one of the greatest gifts in life but it comes with its challenges. It’s a 24/7 job that can be extremely exhausting at times and so, every once in a while moms deserve to be pampered and celebrated. That time of the year is around the corner. Yes, we are talking…
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Helping Autistic Children Thrive

All parents want to see their children reaching their full potential and thriving in life. There are several things that parents can do to support their child on the spectrum.  The following tips will help you ensure that you are covering the most important areas of your child’s development. Tips To Help Your ASD Child…
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Autism And Easter: Making Egg Hunt Autism-Friendly

Passover Sunday, it’s here! and with it comes the traditional Easter egg hunt. Although it is a child’s favorite, for children on the spectrum it can be a challenging activity due to the multiple things that it can represent. However, this does not mean that your child can not participate and have fun in the…
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Autism & Traveling

Most parents know that traveling with toddlers and children can be challenging because children can get tired and stressed out with all the routine changes.  Now for parents in the spectrum, the challenges go to a whole new level. Sensory overloads, crowded places, different meals, and even changes in the schedule can represent huge stress…
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Autism & Anxiety: Helping Your Child Become More Social

Autism and anxiety are often linked together. Up to 90% of autistic children suffer from anxiety, and it is a condition that affects deeply their personal relationships as well as social interactions. Anxiety Triggers In Autism Children on the spectrum have a hard time managing anxiety and stress, and there are many situations that can…
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Celebrating Autism Awareness Month

On April 2, we celebrate the World Autism Awareness Day, and with it the Autism Awareness Month. This is a really important season as we get to raise consciousness on Autism Spectrum Disorder as well as to promote acceptance, inclusion, and care. The Reasons Behind The Autism Ribbon And The Awareness Month Autism Awareness Month…
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Autistic Activities To Engage With Your Child

It is well known that a common trait in autistic children is to be utterly interested or not interested at all when it comes to games and activities. This condition can be challenging for parents that want to engage with their children in fun activities that can be beneficial for the child. Today, we want…
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Eliminating Attention Seeking Behaviors in Autism

All human beings, especially children, need attention and it’s common to seek it when we sense that we are not receiving it enough. However, when it comes to the point that you can not focus on anything else because your child is misbehaving to have all your attention it can be problematic and it can…
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Improving Gut Health in ASD Children

Autism Spectrum Disorder affects 1 in every 68 children in the United States.  Although ASD primarily impacts the brain, children with autism are also highly affected by (GI) gastrointestinal issues that have a drastic effect on their emotions and mental health. According to recent studies, 9 out of 10 autistic children suffer from gastrointestinal issues…
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Autism and Parenting: Toxic ASD Parenting Styles.

Parenting is challenging. Taking care of a child, while teaching him/her how to become the best version of themselves is tough. Now, parenting a child with autism takes things to the next level due to all the challenges that come with ASD diagnosis. Children with autism cannot be raised like their neurotypical peers for they…
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