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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

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scratching

My three year old son (with classic autism) started scratching others when he doesn't get what he wants when he wants it. Is there anyone else with that problem? Has anything...

Started by Donna on 07/30/2010 in Austim Awareness

Last update on 12/10/2011 by Sharlene