Help my ex wont give my son his meds on the weekends or vacation time he has him. so my son goes days without it and comes home more upset and violent with his sisters and me. I have try to talk to his father about making sure that he gets it but got told that he can give it to himself which the doctor says no because of where he is on the spectrum. I have tired talking to DFCS where I live and got told they cant do anything because I have the child most of the time. What else… read more
Has anyone's child experienced a fear of dogs? We just got a Golden Retirever puppy and my son is terrified. How do I help him work through this? I hear dogs are great therapy.
Hi moms and dads!
I have a 4.2 year old son whome I strongly believe has Aspergers, but not officially diagnosed yet. He recently developed an intense fear of bugs...all kinds..following a nightmare of bees. He refusesto go outdoors unless to go somewhere by car and even then he keeps covering his ears and looking around paranoid. And if the smallest insect comes near him he screams and clings to me in a real state of panic. What should I do? I've cached some flies in a jar and he LOVES them, but… read more
My 20 year old son has been suffering from chronic ea infections for the past year and a half. These ear infections seem to be stemming from allergies or other allergy related events. Our doctor is recommending we put tubes in his ears to help drain the fluid that is causing the ear infections. Is this a good idea? Also, does anyone know of a good of a doctor in the Bay Area that will work well with my autistic son?
I am looking for a summer camp for my 6 year old boy . We are not getting Extended school program this year form his school.
Does anyone knows about any summer camp near Cary NC / Raleigh NC ?
He is high functioning and verbal.
My 3 year old grandson has autism and sensory disorder. He is scared of the potty ,refuses to even sit on it. He poops in the floor and hates to wear clothes ,Does anyone have any suggestions ?
I am looking for advice regarding service and companion dogs. If anyone has experience in this area I would be very gratefu to hear from you.
What is the difference between service dogs and companion dogs?
Where are their places to get a dog who are reliable, have well trained dogs etc?
I have heard there are very long waiting list. Does anyone have experience in getting a dog from overseas?
Does anyone have a dog that would be for sale?
Best Buddies does not have a chapter anywhere near us. Does anyone know of a volunteer organization I can turn to to try and get him matched up with someone? Or any other ideas? Thanks in advance.