The Ten Best Books for Understanding and Treating Autism

Hi all.

We have done a great deal of research and reading over the years to get the best knowledge, understanding and methods for treating our daughter with an Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Here is a list of the ten best books we can recommend for information, ideas, methods and treatments for Autism. These are the books that we have read or have been recommended by others.


Exposing an Autistic Child to Social Events and Outings

As many of you may already know,exposing an autistic child to social events or outings can be a real challenge.
Many autistic children are susceptible to hyper sensitivity and a melt down is always a grim possibility when faced with unfamiliar sites, sounds an smells.

Here are a few tips on how to tackle this sometimes difficult task!

Lessons for the NDIS from Indigenous programs

Governments are working through COAG to plan and implement a National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). Based on past experience with the Closing the Gap initiative for Indigenous Australians and similar initiatives, COAG involvement may be very bad news for people with a disability.

A damning review of federal spending on Indigenous programs found billions of dollars paid out had dismal results. The previously secret Cabinet review says past approaches to fixing Indigenous disadvantage clearly failed.

How to Teach an Autistic Child Conversation Skills

Teaching conversation to a child or adult within the Autism Spectrum of Disorders can be a challenge. Whether it be an individual with severe Autism or a high functioning individual with Asperger Syndrome, conversation and social skills would have to be the two skills that are the most difficult to teach. Find out what we have been doing ..

Biomedical Treatments for Autism Spectrum Disorders

There is a lot of hype about treating Autism Spectrum Disorders with Bio-Medical treatments. So what are Biomedical treatments and how do they help with the common traits and symptoms of an Autism Spectrum Disorder?

HEALTHSHARE is a free new website allowing you to connet to others

Healthshare is a new FREE social network that empowers people living with health challenges or helps them lead healthier lives. We make it easy to start conversations, meet others, share treatments, read and post product recommendations, and much more. We provide the platform and tools for people to discuss the topics that affect them and that they are passionate about. You can learn more about Healthshare from this YouTube Clip…

New Autism and Special Schools Directory

Hi all.

We have put together a new online Autism and Special Needs School Directory. We aim to make it a complete and comprehensive directory to help parents find schools and school information for children with any sort of disability or special education needs


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