Are You and Your Autistic Child at Odds? There is a Better Way!

Picture this: You turn up to playgroup and your child won't enter the building. He flatly refuses to enter, cries and begs not to go in but is told firmly and repeatedly that he has to go in, if he doesn’t he is going home and will be ‘in trouble with nanny later.’ Feeling harassed because you need to go shopping and have only two hours to do it in after you drop off your child…the crying is annoying and you’ve already been through hell trying to get him dressed and now you can't even leave?! "Autism at its best!" you secretly think … [Read more...]

How Home Schooling Saved My Son

I never considered home education. I thought to do it you had to be rich or have some sort of formal training. It wasn’t something that entered my mind. As far as I knew, your child had to start in nursery (or pre-school in the US) and then they had to start school. That was that. My youngest son changed all that. He took that mind set and smashed it apart. When my son started nursery, I noticed that he was developing differently than his peers. I'd never really noticed before since all my children are neurologically different, … [Read more...]