My son hates sun cream as it is so sticky. Does anyone have any suggestions? We are going on holiday in the Summer and he is going to need to have sun cream on.
Life at home
Hi all. It was a while since I visited here. I guess apart from that time being crazy busy I couldn't log in which could be partially a couse. During that time much happened. Eric finally got portage worker assigned, his speech & language group kick start. Xavier have 4 teeth extracted and suprises surprises he start talking day after! He's not using words on his own but he repeating every thing which is a massive step forward.
Hi all as discussed previously my teenage son has many sensory issues, to enable certain barriers to be overcome I have been advised on various tools & aids that could really help him.
Now locating these things is not a problem however the purchase prices of some are quite expensive, even preowned (where acceptable).
Hello i have just come across this great website and decided to join.
My name is maryam and im married and have a little boy called Rami. Rami is 4 and was only diagnosed with autism last week
We don't know as of yet what his level of ASD is but it has been a difficult and worrying time for us as you probably know as a parent.
Moving house is meant to be the 3rd most stressful thing you can do, after divorce and bereavement, both of which I've survived!
I have put in an offer on a house today. So a nervous wait begins. I am trying not to pin all my hopes on it yet. Houses seem to sell really quickly in the town I am looking. Plus another person has made an offer on the same house today. I should hear tomorrow.
I hate everything.
Everything goes wrong.
Everything is shit.
Nobody can be bothered to do anything properly.
I'm so angry right now. I want to be alone but I can't because I'm trapped living with my stupid parents again. I hate this.
Dayle and Lorraine - Teach Our Children
The Listening Project
Fi Glover with a conversation between parents of children on the autism spectrum who feel that their children deserve more specialist help.
Another in the series that proves it's surprising what you hear when you listen.
Producer: Marya Burgess.
Hi! I am an autistic 17 year old!
I often help parents of young autistic kids at a youth group called CASPA.
Q: My kid talks to his teddys and it is worrieing me, what can i do?
A: well i think this is infact a good thing, i used to do this, it is an outlet.
Q: why cant they just talk to me.
A: A teddy always has a predictable answer and i think autistic people like consisticy!
Thank you to everyone who has already spent time replying to my previous post regarding support for my partner and his son J.
J turns 14 in a few weeks and is already taller than me (that's not so hard lol) but he is tall and strong. Recently he has started to square up to his dad more during meltdowns and has twice now physically pushed him.
I feel that some of this can be contributed to teenage behavior? Standing up, rebeling etc... but how can one handle it?