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Help

1.will the nitious oxide laughing gas help
2.will the pre meds i take make me sleepy the meds are velum and atvvin
3.will the hand straps on the papoose board be very snug
4. will they use a head strap
5. will they use numbing meds
6, will the papoose board they use be safe and snug and comfty
7, will i feel safe
8. im autistic and very mentally delayed and special needs
9. im 28 but i am mentally still a kid
10 should i wear my pajamas and take my build a bear or tablet
11, do i have too take extra clothes… read more

A MyAutismTeam Member said:

ask dentist these questions

posted about 4 hours ago

Homeschool For This Fall

Homeschool For This Fall

Anyone considering homeschool for the Fall or just skipping next school year altogether (can we even do that?) Until COVID gets more under control?
For anyone homeschooling, could you tell me what materials or website you use? I have started to think about it as I think about him sitting in front of a computer for several hours a day- will interaction with other kids through online cameras be beneficial for him or better just to go our own way for the year?

A MyAutismTeam Member said:

How old is your child? If under age 10, I vote skip school. Just make a literate environment and do as many field trips as social distancing will allow.… read more

posted about 17 hours ago

PECs

PECs

Anyone’s nonverbal child not use pecs much, but go to using an AAC? Our son gets the point of exchanging a picture for something, but doesn’t necessarily give us the right picture. It feels likes pecs are a waste of time for him. Any experience is greatly appreciated.

A MyAutismTeam Member said:

My son uses both Pecs & his AAC device combined. He started with Pecs but definitely prefers his AAC, likely because it’s similar to a tablet. I… read more

posted 1 day ago

Anyone Here Use Melatonin And What Is Your Experience?

Anyone Here Use Melatonin And What Is Your Experience?

A MyAutismTeam Member said:

My son uses melatonin. First he started out with 3mg but as time went in about 4 months or so it just stopped working and he couldnt sleep or stay… read more

posted 2 days ago

Work From Home.

Work From Home.

This pandemic has been bad for some of us..no daycares, no schools, and numbers of coronavirus cases are going up again. Unemployment is ending July 25. Anyone who can reccomend or help with work from home opportunity please.. i appreciate it in advance. Thank you..

A MyAutismTeam Member said:

I believe they are extending unemployment

posted 3 days ago

I Love Paw Patrol Im 28 Though

I Love Paw Patrol Im 28 Though

A MyAutismTeam Member said:

Anyone can like anything they want to like no matter what age

posted 3 days ago

Aba From Easterseals

Aba From Easterseals

Is anyone getting aba services from Easterseals in southern California? How has the experience been? Any traumatic issues in your kid?

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