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Five CBT & Autism Q and A’s

What is CBT? Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Autism has been widely researched over the last 30 years seeing such courses which claim to practically cure young people of Autism. Of course CBT alone does not. There is no cure for Autism. However, with careful intervention of a number of alternative

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Good mental health parenting Autism

I received a very interesting idea from a reader this morning who wanted some guidance on mental health for parents and carers of Autism.  For something which is not often talked about, I was very very keen to get my thoughts and ideas down on the old electronic paper. So

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3 ways to a stress free summer

As we draw closer to the end of term, your plans for the next six weeks might involve going away for a family holiday. Yet for us ASD parents, the thought of attempting to get your child out of the house calmly will be filling you with dread. However, it’s

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How to get financial help living with Autism

The cost of bringing up a child with Autism can affect parents, carers and families emotionally. Not only do you need time to digest the diagnosis, but there are the endless calls and emails getting the right support, meetings with schools and so on. What fails to come to mind

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