2nd December 2021
Presuming Competence in Autistic kids

Presuming competence in Autistic children

Presuming competence is a mantra in the Autistic community. Presuming competence means that we presume that the Autistic child or person is just as competent as their peers.

4th November 2021

Why do Autistic kids spin their toys

Why do Autistic kids spin their toys?

An Occupational Therapist recently asked this question: 

How can I get my little clients to stop stimming long enough so they can engage in play and social  interaction

7th September 2021
anxiety in Autistic children

Anxiety and Autistic children

Back to school can be an exciting time for many kids but it can also be an anxious time for children, parents and educators. This past 18 months has been a most unusual time for all of us and many of us are worried about the impact it has had an our children.