Top Ten AutismSpectrumDisorders Articles

Autism Spectrum Disorders
Here are the top ten articles for the Autism Spectrum Disorders Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!

1. Consider the Nintendo Wii for Kids with Autism
Read the experience of one family who has achieved success with the Nintendo Wii and their 7 year old son on the autism spectrum.

2. Classroom Modifications for the Autistic Student
A compilation of what to include in the IEP, plus resources for parents and professionals.

3. Picture Schedule Samples
Here are examples from my collection of picture schedules utilized for my nonverbal son.

4. Choosing Your Battles
The phrase 'choose your battles' is a mantra uttered by many parents. For parents of children with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), the mantra can mean the difference between sanity and chaos.

5. Essential items for the Family
In light of the Hurricane Katrina disaster here are some items to consider having on hand for power outages, earthquakes and other emergency situations.

6. Stay currrent on autism news within the community
Keep tabs on developing stories pertaining to Autism Spectrum Disorders.

7. Mother's Day for Moms of Kids with Autism
Some ideas based on what would be appropriate for the Mother to a child on the Autism Spectrum to celebrate Mother�s Day.

8. Taking A Shower Poster
We have achieved success in taking a shower with a laminated Step-by-Step Behavior Model Cue Card.

9. In Home Supportive Services - IHSS
In home supportive services is a benefit for families who have a disabled child or parent in the home and want to keep them there safely.

10. A Sock Tale
How socks have been a comfort zone for my nonverbal autistic son.



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