TWAP069 Social Thinking Will Make You Re-Think Social Skills

An Interview with Michelle Garcia Winner, Founder of SocialThinking.Com

http://traffic.libsyn.com/thrivewithaspergers/69-69_TWAP069_Social_Thinking_Will_Make_You_Re-Think_Social_Skills.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS | More I want you to imagine something with me. Imagine that you are told that you need to learn to drive a car. You’re taught how to brake, how to use your mirrors, and how to stay on the […]

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How To Teach Your Kids Self-Regulation Skills

Like adults, children need strategies to self-regulate. This includes techniques for calming themselves down or winding themselves up when necessary. Autistic kids feel many emotions, often in a very short span of time. They need a little extra help getting their moods and feelings under control. Here are a few ways in which you can […]

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TWAP068 Zones of Regulation: A Surprising Tool To Help You

http://traffic.libsyn.com/thrivewithaspergers/68-68_TWAP068_Zones_of_Regulation__A_Surprising_Tool_To_Help_You.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS | MoreWhat is regulation and why is it so important for kids, teens, and adults both on and off the spectrum? Key Takeaways Regarding This Zones of Regulation Podcast Episode: Neurological differences in the autism brain can impact the ability to […]

TWAP067: 3 Work and Life Balance Secrets You Will Want To Know

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http://traffic.libsyn.com/thrivewithaspergers/67-67_TWAP067__3_Work_and_Life_Balance_Secrets_You_Will_Want_To_Know.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS | More How many spoons do you have in your drawer?   Musings of an Aspie writer, Cynthia Kim, illustrated the spoon theory of disability by talking about a silverware drawer.   Each spoon in the drawer represents your energy. […]

How To Teach Social Media Etiquette To Your Family

Social Media Etiquette for Kids, Teens, and Young Adults

The Importance of Social Media Etiquette There used to be a time where keeping our kids safe merely involved teaching them to look both ways before crossing the street, basic communication skills, and stranger danger. Even though those are still much-needed life skills, raising children with Autism or Asperger’s today presents a variety of unique […]

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