Autism - Living on the Spectrum

By Learning Success | The latest news and research to help those living on the spectrum.

Checklist for Autism Parents (Infograph)

Autism should be approached as a condition that affects families, not just individuals. Unlike many checklists for caregivers, this particular …

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Extra Brain Fluid May Predict Autism Diagnosis: Study

<b>By Mary Brophy Marcus</b><i><br>HealthDay Reporter</i><p>TUESDAY, July 9 (HealthDay News) — Babies who have extra fluid around their brains may be more likely to be …

Struggles With Motor Skills Compound Social Problems in Autism

MONDAY, July 8 (HealthDay News) — Problems with motor skills such as throwing and catching can add to the social struggles faced by children with …

Jason McElwain Autistic Basketball Player

All school, no play? Kids' learning suffers without a recess

When Deborah Gilboa's second-oldest son Nadav started coming home from first grade with discipline warnings from his teacher, Gilboa and her husband …

TV presenter Annabel Giles selling home to pay school fees for her autistic son

By<p>It is a dilemma facing many middle-class families in these austere times – how to pay the school fees.<p>Now former model and TV presenter Annabel …

10 Things We Know About Autism That We Didn’t Know A Year Ago (Infograph)

Autism Spectrum Disorder<p>Developing medicines for ASD are promising, and studies show that most children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) learn to …

10 Things We Know About Autism That We Didn’t Know A Year Ago (Infograph)

Autism Spectrum Disorder<p>Developing medicines for ASD are promising, and studies show that most children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) learn to …

The Value of Art Therapy for Those on the Autism Spectrum

<i>Autism rates are on the rise, and new treatments, such as art therapy, are emerging to meet the pervasive challenges it presents. Many parents look</i> …

Autism (Infograph)

This is a helpful info-graphic that can be recommended to teachers or parents who have children with autism or anyone who wants to learn more about …

Asperger’s Characteristics (Infograph)

This article focuses on a disorder related to Autism, Asperger’s Syndrome. Asperger’s syndrome is characterized largely by difficulties associated …

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History Of Autism #asd (Infograph)

This infographic visually depicts key breakthroughs in the scientific community’s understanding of and approach to treating autism since the term was …

Autism and Learning (Infographic)

Autism is a neural disorder that affects many people. There are six signs to early diagnosis, which start showing around the age of three. By …

What is Autism? (Infograph)

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a diagnosis that describes significant social, communicative and behavioral challenges. Autism affects everybody …

The Components of Autism (Infograph)

This is a diagram of the components of autism, and even though every child with autism is different, these are the main things that a child will most …

Using Structure To Help Autistic Kids Build Flexibility

A few weeks ago, during a weekly Twitter chat that I host about autism, a mother of an adult on the spectrum mentioned how, when her daughter was a …

Asperger’s Characteristics (Infograph)

Asperger’s Syndrome is a developmental disorder that is linked with autism, but is different from autism in a few different ways. One way being that …

The Signs of Autism (Infograph)

If you believe your child may be exhibiting signs of Autism, Asperger’s, ADHD, or other mental health disorders that can potentially develop early on …

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The ABCs of Autism (Infograph)

Autism is being diagnosed better today than at any point in history. Parents who have their kids checked and diagnosed early have many treatment …

The ABCs of Autism (Infograph)

Autism is being diagnosed better today than at any point in history. Parents who have their kids checked and diagnosed early have many treatment …

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Accommodations to Help Your Child with Executive Functioning Issues – Understood (Infograph)

Parenting<p>It is important to remember that if children have special needs or requires ingesting certain medicine into their body, it is most …

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The Signs of Autism (Infograph)

If you believe your child may be exhibiting signs of Autism, Asperger’s, ADHD, or other mental health disorders that can potentially develop early on …

Four Ways Executive Functioning Issues Can Affect A Child’s Social Life (Infograph)

Some kids have difficulties with what the professionals call “Executive Functioning Skills”. These are the skills kids use to direct their attention, …

The Components of Autism (Infograph)

This is a diagram of the components of autism, and even though every child with autism is different, these are the main things that a child will most …

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Best autism apps for children

Technology usually has a unique appeal to children and adults with autism. While it can also be overused and prevent children from learning social …

Gifted and Asperger’s: A Roadmap to Understanding Twice-Exceptional Students (Infographic)

This is a very informative info-graphic that does its best to explain Aspergers, . It has tips for teachers along with useful tools for individuals …

Kids with Autism and Sensory Processing Disorders Show Brain Wiring Differences (Infograph)

The infographic takes a look at children with sensory processing disorders and maps those disorders in the brain. According to the infographic, …

History Of Autism #asd (Infograph)

This infographic visually depicts key breakthroughs in the scientific community’s understanding of and approach to treating autism since the term was …

What is Autism? (Infograph)

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a diagnosis that describes significant social, communicative and behavioral challenges. Autism affects everybody …