Did you know ... ~Autism now affects 1 in 88 children and 1 in 54 boys ~More children will be diagnosed with autism this year than with AIDS, diabetes & cancer combined ~Autism is the fastest-growing serious developmental disability in the U.S.
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Managing Family Meltdown: The Low Arousal Approach and Autism by Linda Woodcock-The authors explore the difference between managing and changing behaviour; how our own behaviour can influence the situation; and the principles of Low Arousal and its application in a family situation. Tried-and-tested ideas for intervention are provided and illustrated by case examples, and the pros and cons of medication are also discussed.
Clothing for Children with Sensory Disorders-'Soft' is the first line of inclusive clothing designed with the needs of all children in mind--including those with autism, Sensory Processing Disorder, ADHD, and a range of developmental delays. Wide collars, flat seaming, ultra-soft cotton, and custom fits ensure that Soft clothing is comfortable for every child.
Different Like Me: My Book of Autism Heroes by Jennifer Elder | Books for Kids on the Autism Spectrum - Parenting.com
Jay and Ben by Lulu Delacre and Katharine Swanson | Books for Kids on the Autism Spectrum - Parenting.com
Point to Happy: A Book for Kids on the Autism Spectrum By Miriam Smith and Afton Fraser | Books for Kids on the Autism Spectrum - Parenting.com