Social Thinking Tip – Social Math

listen to ‘Social Thinking – Social Math’ on Audioboo Here are three key concepts to remember from today’s audio blog about social thinking. 1.  Social thinking is like learning math.  You often have to master the basics before going on to more complicated equations.  For example, addition and subtraction come before multiplication and division, algebra, […]

A Little Known Way To Increase Autism Employment

I do not believe we can repair the basic fabric of society until people who are willing to work have work.  Work organizes life.  It gives structure and discipline.  Bill Clinton Have you ever watched a dog trying to catch its tail?  It runs around and around, never quite able to get it. That’s what […]

Social Thinking Introduction for Adults With Aspergers

This audio blog is excerpted in large part from Michelle Garcia Winner and Pamela Crooke’s book, Socially Curious and Curiously Social: A Social Thinking Guidebook for Bright Teens and Young Adults. listen to ‘Social Skills for Adults With Aspergers’ on Audioboo

Aspergers Adults Symptoms and Signs Explained

A covered pot of rice and water, if left unattended, will boil over.  You can imagine the surprise and stress in the room when the rice and water are boiling over the edges of the pan. Aspergers  adults symptoms and signs are like that pot of water and rice on the flame. The same thing […]

Education For Children With Autism: Exceptionally Good Friends

The test of courage comes when we are in the minority. The test of tolerance comes when we are in the majority.  ~Ralph W. Sockman Data Droids Discover Empaths Imagine an alien planet with various races.   The data droid race happens to be a majority race.  And the empaths are a minority. The data droid race requires […]