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The Reason I Jump – how adapting an Autism guide allowed a father to understand his son
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The Reason I Jump – how adapting an Autism guide allowed a father to understand his son

Naoki Higashida was only 13 when he wrote The Reason I Jump: The Inner Voice of a Thirteen-Year-Old Boy with Autism. It is not a book like The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, but rather a series of questions and answers about being Autistic, ...
Lancaster Guardian Jo Worgan on her second book ‘My Life with Tom, Living With Autism’
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Lancaster Guardian Jo Worgan on her second book ‘My Life with Tom, Living With Autism’

When the midwife hands you a small squealing bundle after a few hours of what is possibly the most intense pain you have ever endured, the reaction is unspoken and almost universal. You count the tiny fingers extending towards your warmth, count the toes, ...
Yoga Provides Relaxation Benefits to Children with Autism
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Yoga Provides Relaxation Benefits to Children with Autism

Yoga as a complimentary treatment for autism is growing in popularity. A new book by South Florida yoga teacher Louise Goldberg provides techniques for teaching yoga poses to children with special needs. Titled “Yoga Therapy for Children with Autism and Specia...
Autism Activities Handbook partners with Paper Clouds Apparel and Autistic Artist to Launch Kickstarter Campaign
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Autism Activities Handbook partners with Paper Clouds Apparel and Autistic Artist to Launch Kickstarter Campaign

October 9, 2015 - Host of The Autism Show Podcast, Catherine Pascuas, launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund production of The Autism Activities Handbook: A practical activity book to help kids communicate, make friends, and learn life skills. The book is mad...