ABA – Applied Behaviour Analysis

ABA (Applied Behaviour Analysis) has become a highly controversial topic. Many ASD people and also professionals consider it a form of cruelty and dehumanisation. Yet it is still widely practised with many reporting varying degrees of success. Usually, this therapy is for children on the spectrum and less frequently we hear of adults on the … Read moreABA – Applied Behaviour Analysis

How the World Can Benefit From Adults with Autism

For a variety of reasons, frequently adults with autistic traits, with their obsessional interests and attention to detail, spare no qualms about going into great detail in order to display their profound knowledge of certain subjects. For many neurotypical individuals, this may seem obsessive and erratic and come across as annoying (think the character Sheldon … Read moreHow the World Can Benefit From Adults with Autism

Autism sensory products adults have rated as helpful from SensaCalm

Sensory overload is a cause of difficulties in many ASD people but not all. Some people on the spectrum, find that common ambient noises and tactile input can almost seem unbearable sometimes. It is a kind of hypersensitivity typical in many people on the spectrum, ASD adults and children alike. Yet, numerous ASD people find … Read moreAutism sensory products adults have rated as helpful from SensaCalm

Adult Autism Symptoms – 3 Key components

For whatever reason, whether you recently read an autism-related article that resonated with you in that certain traits sounded familiar or perhaps a friend or relative suggested that you may be exhibiting some adult autism symptoms, identifying autism symptoms in a previously undiagnosed adult is often fraught with difficulties in that many ASD adults develop … Read moreAdult Autism Symptoms – 3 Key components

Tears of Blood – Adult Autism Help – by Leanne Micinilio

  I seek not sympathy, nor cry for help.  I share merely for the sake of sharing, in the hope of fostering a deeper understanding of AUTISM.  Autism defines me and has sculpted my life since my son was born almost 18 years ago.   Autism is a bitch!  Up until recently, I felt sure that … Read moreTears of Blood – Adult Autism Help – by Leanne Micinilio