The Autism Discussion Page on Stress, Anxiety, Shutdowns and Meltdowns: by Nason (Author)

Many people automatically think medication for ADHD when treating hyperactivity in children with autism. However, there are many other strategies for organizing the nervous system. These techniques should be tried first, or at used alongside medication when dealing with scattered, disorganized behavior in children with autism. I have found that...

Teaching at Home: A New Approach to Tutoring Children with Autism and Asperger Syndrome, by Olga Holland

'In this resource for parents, Holland describes an approach to teaching children with autism and Asperger syndrome that she developed with her own son, Billy (who now participates in a gifted and talented program). She offers practical advice on such issues as understanding body language, adapting the teaching environment, devising homework schedules, and coping...

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