• Understanding Autism from the Inside

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Talking to Aspie Teen about Theory of Mind

Today I am writing articles relating to Therory of Mind (ToM), and ways to help teach ASD children. I am reviewing Aspie Teen’s diagnosis and the recommendations section that deal with ToM exercises. When the Teen asked me what I was writing about today, I told him. Of course, then …

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Aspie Teen Grieving the Loss of His Pet

Aspie Teen and “Buddy” soon after we took him home. We will miss Buddy very much. This is what Aspie Teen wrote on his Facebook page: Dear Buddy, I held on to you today and cried while you were leaving for last time I wish I could done something to …

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My Awesome Aspie Teen: Praising the Good Stuff

I spend so much time complaining about the annoying stuff, and discussing deficits struggles that many times I forget mention the good stuff–the things that make my wonderful Aspie child kind, thoughtful, different, and absolutely awesome.  How many 13-year-old boys worry about their moms being tired and not getting enough …

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