Autism/Asperger's/PDD Awareness

We are a community of many mothers coming together as one. We like to discuss many aspects of our lives, drawing from our common experience as parents, family members and those caring for children on the autism spectrum.

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SENSORY ISSUES (ASPERGERS)

HI I HAVE AN AUTISTIC SON WHO IS 7. ABOUT THREE WEEKS AGO HE STARTED LICKING HIS FINGERS AND HE DOES CONSTANTLY;WHEN I ASKED HIM WHY HE DOES IT HE TOLD ME HE COULDN'T STOP. HAS...

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can a child overcome autism?

My 4 year old son was diagnosed with sensory integration disorder when he was 2 and then he started school and that got better. He doesn't have almost any signs of ever having a...

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JUICEPLUS+ for the children

Have any of you tried JuicePlus+ for the children and seen a difference? WE have four children, 6,4,2 and 1...It has been amazing for us..children are free for 3 years too under...

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Success story!!

Our son is finally potty trained! 2 Weeks before school was out we had our IEP meeting, and our son's teacher mentioned if we had thought about putting underwear on our son...

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autism and fits!

my son is 9yrs with autism and had a few fits 2nights! he's been 4a EEG and said he doe's not hav eplesie,but has changes in the brain! and got 2go back 4a longer 1! doe's any1...

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Looking for support

Hello everyone I have a son that Was diagnosed with Asperger syndrome. I do have a support system where I live but i figured that I would get more support. If you have any...

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Meltdowns

I have a three year old little girl that was diagnosed with PDD/NOS - High functioning Austism, Sensory Intergration Dysfunction and Static Enceph. about a year ago. We have...

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Autistic/Aspergers Mom

Anyone out there who has Aspergers and is a mom also? I've been blessed to have my niece to raise and am wondering if anyone else has a similar background. Aspergers does not...

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mmr and other vacinnes?

my son showed signs of autism even without getting mmr. should i still give mmr or will his autism gets worst. what about other vaccines like chicken pox etc. will i still let...

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speech

my kid lance was diagnosed with autism.he's also speech impaired. just recently he stopped going to his special school simply bec he doesn't want to attend class anymore. which...

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social skills and behaviour

hi, as the apepger child grows...do the social skills and behaviour improve with age or do always suffer from them.I have a 8 1/2 yr old boy with aspergers. how should i...

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Recent Diagnosis

I've just been reading through some of the old posts, and found it was December when I last posted. At that stage, we were going through the diagnosis process for our 13 year...

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Autism Dr's

Im trying to find a new doctor for my son, he has just recently turned four, and has Autism. We live in Minnesota. Im having a hard time locating a pediatrician/Dr. that...

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Sacramento, California area Moms

Hey Ya'll (as Paula Deen says..hehe). Lets get together for coffee. I live in Roseville, CA. I'm available anytime on Fridays and Saturdays. And then from there we can set up a...

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ABA/VB Therapist Available

I am an ABA/VB therapist with over 21 years experience designing and implementing programs for children with autism. I am able to obtain outstanding results in a relatively...

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Early autism flags advice

Our son is 15 months old and he presents the following behavioral mix: (Non-English, bilingual family exposed to 90% mom language, 7% dad language, 3% English) Rarely...

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Early autism flags advice

Our son is 15 months old and he presents the following behavioral mix: (Non-English, bilingual family exposed to 90% mom language, 7% dad language, 3% English) Rarely...

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New to the group

Hello all.My name is Wendy and I have a 5 with mild autism.I would love to meet some other mothers and children on the same level as us,and set up a play date.My Lilly does ok...

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20 year old daughter

My daughter is now 20, but I have always known there was something "different" about her, not necessarily in a bad way, just different. She is extremely intelligent, excells at...

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Screening for an ASD

After three years of researching and reading articles on ASD, anxiety, sensory dysfunction, oppositional behavior, ADD/ADHD and much more. Two years of struggling with meltdowns...

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20 year old daughter

My daughter is now 20, but I have always known there was something "different" about her, not necessarily in a bad way, just different. She is extremely intelligent, excells at...

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Tap To Talk

I have a 5 year old with ASD and he is non verbal, he has started using the PECS system at nursery and at home. Whilst scaning the internet yesterday i come across this system...