Autism Stories, Strategies, Tips, Ideas & Play Activities

Oral-motor fun toy to make in 1 minute!

Fun activity that's cheap and quick to make for children to develop speech muscles and blowing skills for breath control:…

Electronics and Solutions to the lost Life of Millennials

Required viewing for all parents whose child was born from 1984 onwards, and everyone else. Brilliant perspective on our children’s generation,…

QUIET isn’t the same as CALM

  Video games and electronic screen time keeps a child quiet. But inside the child is often agitated, anxious, even…

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Giving up iPad and electronics

Giving up iPad and Electronics ‘I let my 4.5 year old son Alex watch children's TV and use apps on…

‘Autism, is it really genetic?’

Shahida and her Autistic Brother Abdul: 'Autism, Is it really genetic?' or The Complex Relationship between Genetics and Environment. Shahida…

Traumatic Experiences as a Baby and Autistic behaviours: Habib’s Story

Habib: Traumatic Experiences as a Baby and Autistic behaviours: Habib’s Story Habib was born with a heart-defect. Aged 3 months,…

Magic clothes pegs play

Magic Clothes Pegs Children love the ‘magic’ of clothes pins and how they can open them and clip them around…

Finger strength toy egg carton

Developing Finger Strength and Dexterity To develop finger-strength poke  holes into an egg-box (I recommend that you do this in…

Scooter board with a trolley and plunger

Making a Scooter Board Scooter-boards or ‘furniture moving trolleys are a great and versatile toy as they encourage movement through…