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Emma Nicholson talks about her autistic son Ben and how she taught him to swear
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Emma Nicholson talks about her autistic son Ben and how she taught him to swear

Emma Nicholson, Charlottesville, Virginia - recently blogged over on Huffington Post on how she taught her autistic son to swear. Her son Ben is now 19. Emma says in her blog: “I realized it was time to teach Ben the underbelly of language when he came...
Autism and Animal-Assisted Therapy
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Autism and Animal-Assisted Therapy

Many parents of individuals on the autism spectrum wonder about the potential benefits of animal-assisted therapy. Most people believe that animals have a calming effect. According to the American Pets Products Association, in the US alone, 83.3 million people...
Erin Corrado Director of ‘Hold Me Steady: A Story of Autism Service Dogs’
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Erin Corrado Director of ‘Hold Me Steady: A Story of Autism Service Dogs’

Erin Corrado, Toronto, Canada - is a filmmaker and has recently directed a film about autism service dogs. The film portrays society’s views on the world of autism and weaves together information through conversations with families and professionals includ...
Opinion : The awful truth about trolling in the autism community
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Opinion : The awful truth about trolling in the autism community

You may or may not have noticed, that my opinion writing has become less and less in the past few months. Whilst being unsure that this is the right platform to make a personal self-disclosing post I feel strongly that the content of this post will be relateab...