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by Chris Wade on November 01, 2019
Joint Attention and Autism Explained
by Chris Wade on November 01, 2019
When two people are both focused on the same thing, it is known as joint attention. It doesn’t matter what they’re focused on (it could be a person, an object, an event, even a concept) just that they’re sharing a common focus...... Read full article
by Chris Wade on November 01, 2019
PECS – the Picture Exchange Communication System
by Chris Wade on November 01, 2019
PECS, or the Picture Exchange Communication System, is a low-tech aided method of Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) that involves the use of cards with pictures. Children who are unable to talk or write can learn to communicate...... Read full article
by Chris Wade on November 01, 2019
NICE Guidelines and Diagnosing Autism – What You Should Know
by Chris Wade on November 01, 2019
At London Speech Therapy, we think it’s best to avoid confusing terminology. That’s why we use plain English and offer simple explanations of some of the more confusing jargon that gets thrown around when you start to interact...... Read full article
by Michael Barton on November 01, 2019
by Michael Barton on November 01, 2019
Michael Barton is the author of ‘It’s Raining Cats and Dogs’ and ‘A Different Kettle of Fish’, both published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers. In this article he talks about his experiences of employment and autism and what has helped him into work.... Read full article
by ASD Rainbows on November 01, 2019
ASD Rainbows
by ASD Rainbows on November 01, 2019
A.S.D Rainbows is a charity that supports children with Autism and their families.... Read full article
by Calvert Trust Exmoor on November 01, 2019
Accessible Activity Adventures
by Calvert Trust Exmoor on November 01, 2019
Calvert Trust Exmoor is the South West’s premier outdoor activity destination for people with all types of disabilities, welcoming over 4,000 guests a year, with the philosophy of “At Calvert Trust Exmoor it’s what you CAN do that counts”.... Read full article
by Lauren Frost on November 01, 2019
Using cognitive aids to help people increase their independence while reducing anxiety around time
by Lauren Frost on November 01, 2019
At Abilia we are using our Cognition Aids to assist people with understanding Time and structure. We know that by helping someone see their day clearly planned out it can reduce anxiety and enable someone to live a more independent life. ... Read full article