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Just some questions

I have a 3year old daughter who was recently diagnosed as Autistic with Global Developmental Delay, she is non-verbal. I don't completely understand what Global Developmental...

Started by Amy on 08/07/2010 in Austim Awareness

Last update on 12/10/2011 by Sharlene

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Best Elementary Schools in DFW

My 3 yr old son was diagnosed with Autism in Dec.09. We have him currently enrolled in ABA & Speech therapies; as well as, PPCD program through Wylie ISD. I am starting to...

Started by Mandy on 08/28/2010 in Austim Awareness

Last update on 12/10/2011 by Sharlene

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My Son and his bottle

I get some ridicule about my two year old and his bottle i have manged to only let him have it at nap and at night he needs it to wind down he has alot of oral sitmulation...

Started by Sarah on 10/31/2010 in Austim Awareness

Last update on 12/10/2011 by Sharlene

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what are the signs of AUTISM?

i have two kids one is a 2 year old boy who will be 3 in april and my daughter is only a month old, my son was born 2 months early and has been seeing a early development...

Started by Erlinda on 11/01/2010 in Austim Awareness

Last update on 12/10/2011 by Sharlene

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Autism

Hi everyone, i am new at this and my son is about to be tested for autism but i don't know much about it myself and it scares me. do any of you have any advice as to how i can...

Started by Shari on 01/13/2009 in Austim Awareness

Last update on 12/10/2011 by Sharlene

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why won't his pediatrician consider autism?

My son Leland is 21/2 & after months of reading I believe he is atleast mildly autistic. He does this rapid blinking like he's got something in his eye for no reason at all but...

Started by Meryet on 01/09/2010 in Austim Awareness

Last update on 12/10/2011 by Sharlene

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How do I begin potty training my ASD twins?

Hi I have twin 3 year old girls who really need to be potty trained! Both of them have beed diagnosed with ASD although I am highly dubious about my younger twins diagnosis...

Started by Clare on 09/02/2009 in Austim Awareness

Last update on 12/10/2011 by Sharlene

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is it seizures

My daughter gets a blank look in her face sometimes when taking pictures.Maybe for gust a few seconds with a grin.I have seen that look in her best fried that also has...

Started by Yvonne on 06/23/2010 in Austim Awareness

Last update on 12/10/2011 by Sharlene

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Hello everyone.

I am a mother of 3 boys. Two have ASD and one is ADD. I am a very busy mom as you all know, and I am looking to chat with others who actually understand the daily struggles...

Started by Wanda on 01/23/2009 in Austim Awareness

Last update on 12/10/2011 by Sharlene

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Hello! I'm a newbie to circle of moms!

My name is Valerie, I have 2 boys Gavin 7 and Gabe 5. Gabe has autsim/PDD-NOS and starts kindergarten in the fall! I'm scared to death! He has been in the special ed...

Started by Valerie on 03/17/2009 in Austim Awareness

Last update on 12/10/2011 by Sharlene

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''complex autistic specail needs''

my son, lewis - 6yrs has a diagnosis of adhd, with complex autistic specail needs. with sensory dysfunction, sleep disorder.speech & language problems. i would just like to...

Started by Liz on 04/06/2010 in Austim Awareness

Last update on 12/10/2011 by Sharlene

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Someone pleasehelp

TONIGHT i have had a terrifying event. while iwas cooking the familywas in the living room, my sister was in the dinning room with her teacher and all of a sudden it got really...

Started by Melissa on 12/10/2009 in Austim Awareness

Last update on 12/10/2011 by Sharlene

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Help! My son doesn't stop.

My son, who is 15 years old, doesn't stop biting nails. I tried grapefruit seed oil, but it didn't work.

Started by Yumi on 02/05/2010 in Austim Awareness

Last update on 12/10/2011 by Sharlene

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IEP Meeting

My son is 10 and will be going to jr high next year! any suggestion on how to make the trasnition better or ideas i could give the school to help? ty

Started by Tammyca on 02/22/2010 in Austim Awareness

Last update on 12/10/2011 by Sharlene

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help in South Africa?

My son has been diagnosed with Aspergers and i am finding that there are NO options in South Africa, specifically Johannesburg, when it comes to play school and safe places to...

Started by User on 02/25/2010 in Austim Awareness

Last update on 12/10/2011 by Sharlene

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bad dreams??? 10 y/o boy autism spectrum

son recently changed to generic adderal and has been complaining of nightmares more frequently s since the change..... do you think they are linked?? he also takes risperdal...

Started by Melissa on 08/30/2009 in Austim Awareness

Last update on 12/10/2011 by Sharlene

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Get Out, Explore, Have Fun

Having a child on the autism spectrum may feel isolating, but it doesn't have to be. My forthcoming book from Jessica Kingsley Press is called Get Out, Explore and Have Fun -...

Started by Lisa on 02/25/2010 in Austim Awareness

Last update on 12/10/2011 by Sharlene