Monthly Archives: October 2011

Making sense

This post is now available in the ‘Life with an Autistic Son’ ebook available to download from Amazon.

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One year on

It has been exactly one year since the word ‘autism’ was first introduced into our lives. Not that the ‘a’ word was actually mentioned- instead my wife was told, ‘he’s in a world of his own’ by the pre-school teacher. … Continue reading

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Blue badge

After reading about the blue badge scheme in the ‘Help! Parent Manual’ (published by The National Autistic Society) I decided to apply. A blue badge gives the holder access to disabled parking and, I understand, is automatically available to those in … Continue reading

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Social Stories

This post is now available in the ‘Life with an Autistic Son’ ebook available to download from Amazon.

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Are you experienced?

This week the school appointed the Teaching Assistant who will support B each day in the classroom. The appointment has left me feeling mixed emotions. On the one hand, it is excellent news because it means he can get the … Continue reading

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