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Being able to distinguish between relevant sounds and background noise is so important for learning a language. The post Autism Language Problems May Be Exacerbated by Inability to Pick Out the Sound of One’s Own Name appeared first on The Autism Site News. Source: The Autism Site
3 days ago · From The Autism Site
By Samantha Craft I am a neurodivergent individual. The modern-day term of what it means to be neurodivergent is extremely fluid in nature. Mood disorders, such as PTSD, are appearing under the neurodivergent umbrella, as are brain injuries that cause cognitive impairments or differences. Neurodiver…
5 days ago · From The Art of Autism
“I’m often the first to hear alarms. I can differentiate sounds quickly and more easily. My sensitivity to touch helps with palpation during a nurse exam. I can feel if something is different or off.” An interview with Ron Sandison Like many women, Nurse Jackie Anne Blair was diagnosed w…
5 days ago · From The Art of Autism
Since Liam was struggling so much, his mom wanted to do something to make that first day special. The post Police Surprise Autistic Boy By Escorting Him To His First Day Of School appeared first on The Autism Site News. Source: The Autism Site
5 days ago · From The Autism Site
Since the onset of the pandemic, it turned into the only food that she could stomach, but stores were running out. The post Autistic Girl Will Only Eat SpaghettiOs So The Community Helps Stock Her Pantry appeared first on The Autism Site News. Source: The Autism Site
5 days ago · From The Autism Site
This sensory enrichment therapy helps people with autism become comfortable with new sensations, tastes, and tasks. The post Virtual Cooking Class for Autism Introduces New Tastes and Textures, Teaches Life Skills appeared first on The Autism Site News. Source: The Autism Site
7 days ago · From The Autism Site
"These masks also helped the shelter save more dogs, as we were able to spend more resources on our animals and less on PPE. Thank you Greatergood!" The post GreaterGood Is Donating Thousands of Masks to Help Animal Shelters Stay Open During COVID-19 appeared first on The Autism Site News. Source: T…
8 days ago · From The Autism Site
She has designed the clothing to be made completely out of water bottles, so it has a dual impact on the environment. Source: The Autism Site
11 days ago · From The Autism Site
Heidi Kershaw came up with the idea and presented it to a group of engineering students, hoping it would keep her 7-year-old son focused on his therapist during sessions. Source: The Autism Site
11 days ago · From The Autism Site
We've donated thousands of masks to workers at wildlife sanctuaries to keep them safe.Source: The Autism Site
14 days ago · From The Autism Site
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