Children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) often find it hard to recognise and control emotions. But their skills in the area of emotional development can be improved, which in turn can help them understand and respond more appropriately to other people.
This guide is designed to help individuals navigate the process, and provide awareness of the resources available.
Article: Saving Grace. March 30, 2021
Despite the challenges of autism, Samantha Perrotta persists on and off the course.
Autism Articles: Healthy Children.org July 23, 2021
A set of Autism-focused articles by the American Academy of Pediatrics.
BEYOND BEHAVIOURS March 27, 2020
Beyond Behaviours offers a break-through book which guides us – parents and caregivers alike – to the realisation that the most important tool in our toolkit is always our connection with the child standing in front of us.
Book: Ten Things Every Child with Autism Wishes You Knew July 29, 2020
Framed with both humor and compassion, the book describes ten characteristics that help illuminate—not define—children with autism.
Books for children with ASD February 26, 2020
This is a list of books for children with autism by TopPTSA.
Caring for Seniors with Autism September 27, 2021
This article was sent to MAP from a student in Ms. Bennett's class. They were learning about healthcare for people with Autism and thought this article contained a lot of good information.
This article explores studies that show the importance of rebuilding the brain-body connection.
In a book likely to transform how parents manage many of their child’s daily struggles, Drs. Smith and Gouze explain the central and frequently unrecognized role that sensory processing problems play in a child’s emotional and behavioral difficulties.