10 things every child with Autism wishes you knew

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Pileated woodpecker
Pileated woodpecker

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29 Mar 2011, 4:44 am

This is brilliant:

And this is the written version, which I know of parents who have printed copies with them to give to teachers and other adults who come into contact with the child:
http://www.autismspectrum.net/DesktopDe ... ?tabid=248


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29 Mar 2011, 5:06 am

Makes sense and I wish my parents had known or done all of these.

Growing up was hard, when my parents treated me as if I knew all these things, when I didn't.

edit: This is why I try to do all those ten things with my brother. Being on the spectrum allows me to focus on what's happening with him from my own experiences.


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10 Oct 2012, 10:22 am

Here's another amazing video about autism presented by brilliant little girl named Rosie:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FeGaffIJ ... re=related