autism

November 18, 2013

THE GIFT THAT KEEPS ON GIVING EVERYDAY

It is that time of year again when we are beginning to at least plan for the season of gift giving! Why not plan to do […]
November 16, 2013

Holiday Activities & Autism ~ Be Prepared!

Do visitors and the disruption of regular routines present problems for your child?Try this……………… 1)Write a social story about a specific event that you think may […]
November 9, 2013

HERE YOU HAVE THE WHOLE STORY

In creating The Eating Game I drew on my education (degree in Nutrition and Education, specializing in Special Education) and my 37 years of work experience […]
November 6, 2013

THE SUCCESS IS NO SURPRISE

The inspiration was a seven year old boy with autism who like about 75% of his peers with ASD had significant issues with eating. As needed […]
October 4, 2013

An Autism Challenge for All of Us

Autism presents many different challenges in the areas of communication, cognition, social skills, social interaction, repetitive behaviors, dietary/digestive disorders and sensory processing. These challenges differ in […]
September 21, 2013

ASD and Eating Challenges ~ It May Not Even Be About Food!

Here’s a common checklist for folks trying to figure out why eating is such a challenging issue for their child with ASD: oral motor developmental delays […]
September 6, 2013

Will The Eating Game Work For You?

Are you wondering if The Eating Game would help your child improve their eating habits? Here are a few questions to consider……………………. Does your child self […]
September 3, 2013

Why Is This All He Will Eat?

If a child restricts their preferred food choices to a limited number of foods then they always know what they will be eating, mom/dad never run […]
May 25, 2013

THE CHANGE CHALLENGE!

Does your child have problems when faced with change? Maybe it is a change in the brand of Cheerios because the favored brand was out of […]