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

2. 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.

3. 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.

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

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

6. Inclusion of Students with Autism During Lunch and Recess
A look at the issues relating to inclusion at lunch time, as well as recess for autistic students with general ed students.

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. Suicide among Asperger Teens
A look at the transition into the teenage years for those with Asperger´s Syndrome and why some make the tragic turn to suicide.

9. Structure, Routine, and the Summer Collapse
Structure and routine are integral to success for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). Summertime provides decompression time, but the lack of structure and routine can often be as frustrating as it is relaxing.

10. Preparation for a New School Year
For parents of children with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), a new school year can bring up a mixed bag of emotions. Some early planning may help ease the fear and anxiety and pave the way for hope and excitement.

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