Monthly Archives: January 2012

SAVE THE DATE! Film on Autism

Tue, Mar 13, 2012   7:00 pm

Film: A is for Autism

Central Library  7111 Talbert Ave  Huntington Beach, CA

This is a lead-up to Temple Grandin’s appearance in March.

Temple Grandin will be in Huntington Beach on March 21 as a part of Huntington Beach Reads One Book.

 Check the event schedule and sign in to receive updates:

BACTERIA: Cause or Effect of Autism?

Interesting article on gut bacteria. That found in kids with autism is different from bacteria in neurotypical kids.

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/news/fullstory_120643.html

TEEN DRIVERS WITH ASDs

My son is 15 and I know this whole issue is just around the corner.  I can no longer put off the inevitable.

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/news/fullstory_120744.html

Here’s a good resource when your household is ready! http://www.teendriversource.org/

The important thing is not to rush your child.  Good luck and buckle up!

Link

TIP: Analog Clocks

TIP: Analog Clocks

Digital clocks don’t show passage of time. Help your child/student with time management issues by having analog clocks in your home and on his or her computer desktop.

http://widgets.yahoo.com/widgets/analog-clock-1

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Beautiful story of hope

This article was like a Christmas gift to me — the message of hope is refreshing. Enjoy.

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/12/26/us/navigating-love-and-autism.html?_r=1&pagewanted=all