Halloween can be a very scary time for many children, but especially for kids with autism. If your family participates in Halloween festivities, this is a must read to help prepare your child for the evening’s events. There are many things that occur on October 31st...

After overhearing one of my little clients called a leech on the playground, my smile faded. Let's call this sweet boy Charlie. Charlie continued to chase the kids around, even though they were running away from him. He thought they were just playing, and he had no...

There are so many social opportunities available to your child on the playground. Autism affects social skills. So whether it’s that your child is not picking up on non-verbal cues, or that he doesn’t know how to appropriately interact with others, these difficulties can directly affect...