Any suggestions on Creating a new visitation schedule. My 3Yo is on the standard possession schedule now. 1,3,5 weekends
3weeks in summer before his diagnosis. Now he is having trouble with transitions. Can somebody share what their visitation schedule looks like?
I’m thinking about proposing 1night every 1,3,5th weekend. Summer with his Therapy schedule and not to mention that’s too long for him to be away from his home. His father thinks that I’m being controlling but I need to have a plan that will… read more
He is pushing up against those rules and boundaries by refusing to do homework, chores or go to bed on time.
My son is about to do the STAAR test and I don’t know how to prepare him. Is anybody have experienced the anxiety I am experiencing? Any ideas and knowledge? HELP please!
Last night, my son while we were driving - wanted to first count by ones to 100, then 2's, then 10's, then by 100's to 1000, then by 1000's to about 45,000. What really struck me is he wanted to count by square numbers, up to 100. It took me a minute to realize what he was doing when he started with 1, 3, 9, 16, 25, 36...
He is limited verbally, but feel like I have to find something to encourage/support… read more
Hello Everyone and anyone who can assist me!!!!!
I'm looking for suggestions... my son is a very Picky eater and I would love to introduce him to new foods or at least food he use to eat. He is 6 years old now so i have to be very clever but i really want to be honest with him. He loves loves loves pizza, apples chips/doritos and of course fruit snacks but i slowed that down. i do give him a probiotics to keep him regular which has been very helpful!
This is frustrating because its behavior not a specific LOOK of having autism.
Any advice he’s 6 big time sensory seeker around his mouth chews everything but i notice off and on he will like everything for a number off days off and on ? He’s has a very restricted diet lives on goats milk Is on nutritional vitamins always suffers from gut issues very bad and bladder stones - this little guy suffers yet battles through each day but the sensory licking and chewing prevents him from learning or progressing in anyway as it’s his sole focus could… read more
What can I do when my Grandson has a meltdown or tantrum? I’m not 100% sure what it is, I am so sad for him when this happens
RDI stands for Relationship Development Intervention. The general idea (again I am just learning) is that development in ASD is slower and in many cases deficient in dynamic learning. And the best way to support this is through relationship models, either with an RDI consultant who trains the parents, or an RDI therapist where the parent is involved.
My son is 29, non verbal and in the CLASS program. I'm looking for recommendations for day hab. Any suggestions?