Autism

Autism

My 6 Months review of the SEN School

So, its just coming up to 6 months (this is the 6th month now), and with the half term coming up next week I thought I would spend a little time and review how little Mr has got on and progressed at his SEN school. What changes have we seen [...]

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Autism

How we deal with the changes over Christmas and New Years

With the chaos of Christmas over, I thought I would share our top 5 tips that we use to survive the Christmas and New Years period with little Mr. As many will testify, the big changes, the chaos, that happen to the routine and environment over Christmas can be quite [...]

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Autism

The difficulties of Christmas

For some children, Christmas is a difficult time to comprehend. I was reading an article today over on the BBC news site about a child who finds Christmas difficult, a child who reportable has ASD. This got me thinking This got me thinking about how little Mr. has always struggled [...]

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Autism

I have wondered ‘Do I have Autism?’

Do I have Autism? This is a question I have pondered and asked myself over the past two and half years. Even since little Mr.’s diagnosis Ever since little Mr. was diagnosed and we started to learn and understand more about Autism. The problem with knowledge, well medical type knowledge, [...]

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Autism Parenting

We sometimes forget about the meltdowns than happen because of change

Can it be easy to clam down a meltdown in a child with Autism? Well, I think the answer to that will always be no -with the caveat that it depends on the child. Some children, from what I have seen, calm down quicker than others. For our kids, we [...]

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Autism

A very sensory Christmas

So, its that time of the year again, I think I may have mentioned it once or twice in previous posts. Yes, it’s coming up to Christmas and the decorations are up. In a previous post, I talked about how we have particular decorations up and don’t go overboard, partly [...]

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