Loading posts...

Scottish Women with Autism Network Introduce their Book Club

SWAN Book Club - will begin on May 1. SWAN: Scottish Women with Autism was established in 2012 in partnership with Autism Network Scotland to support women with autism, raise awareness and understanding, exchange knowledge and work to improve services. SWAN...
Bullying incidents of those with Special Needs incite controversy
View

Bullying incidents of those with Special Needs incite controversy

Bullying has always been a serious problem in American schools and neighborhoods, especially for those with special-needs. In many ways, our culture seems to be evolving into a more tolerant society, as more states are legalizing gay marriage, and schools acro...
“Armond Goes to a Party”  written by 14 year old with Asperger’s
View

“Armond Goes to a Party” written by 14 year old with Asperger’s

New Hope, Minnesota - Armond Isaak, 14 who has Asperger's Syndrome will soon release a book he co-authored with Minnesota's children's book author and illustrator, Nancy Carlson. The Kare 11 website report that Armond's book entitled, "Armond Goes to a Party"...
We need to limit the negative hysteria surrounding the CDC statistics of 1 in 68
View

We need to limit the negative hysteria surrounding the CDC statistics of 1 in 68

On 27th March, the Center for Disease Control published its latest data on the prevalence of autism amongst children in the USA. The headline statistic is this: In 2008 (when the preceding data set was collated) 1 in 88 children in the USA was autistic. In...