Autism and Democracy

In commercials for children with Autism you may see the lone child staring into space aimlessly. This of course is misleading because the child may have much activity going on behind those eyes. The child with Autism may be pondering more than staring. To some people it seems un-American to institutionalize people, although many people […]

Adult Dyslexia – 4 Tips to Beat AD

Getting official diagnosis as soon as possible (through an education authority) is the first step towards beating AD. It is also worth finding out whether AD is being complicated by any other condition, such as Asperser’s Syndrome, ADD, Scotopic Sensitivity or Dyspraxia. There are some very effective and scientifically tested ways for treating Adult Dyslexia […]

Benefits Of Music Therapy

Music therapy uses music to promote positive changes in the wellbeing of an individual. These positive changes may be manifested in changes in physical development, social and interpersonal development, emotional or spiritual wellbeing or cognitive abilities. The therapeutic benefits of music have been known and harnessed since ancient times. However, music therapy in modern times […]

Is There Really An Autism Epidemic?

Nowadays many hear of the so called “autism epidemic”, and various popular authors such as Gary Null, have claimed that the apparently rapid increase in autism, is due to vaccines or to “environmental toxins” or to some other aspect of modern life. But is this really the case? It is an undeniable fact that the […]

Enhanced ESP, Telepathy, and Mysticism in People With Autism

Evolving Opinion I would like to reiterate that I do not claim to understand the process that I have been involved in. It needs further study. My autistic Students have been my teachers. The more I experience, the more I realize how little I know. When I am involved in joining, I sense we are […]

The Impossible Cure for Autism

In 1996 when my daughter was diagnosed with Pervasive Developmental Disorder (PDDNOS), there were very few natural resources to help children who were non-verbal. I had taken her to what was presumed to be the best hospital at the time, “Children Memorial”. The psychologist who evaluated her noted in her record, “We currently do not […]

How to Utilize Talents and Skills of Autistic Individuals

Most of the individuals with autism have some latent talents and skills in some particular fields. The parents need to find out and utilize those latent talents and skills to make them self-dependent. If the talents of the autistic children can be spotted properly, they can be made trained to sharpen their skills to make […]

Gaining An Understanding of Mild Autism

Autism remains one of the most misunderstood conditions that a child could deal with. Those that do have a vague understanding of the condition will often assume that it only exists in its severe form. In actuality, autism comes in many forms including a less impactful but no less serious manner. This variant of autism […]