What Causes Autism?

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TranslatorJust asking the question, “What causes autism spectrum conditions?” can raise a lot of diverse opinions.  There are those within the autism community who are offended that there are those who want to find a cause so that a cure can be administered.  These individuals feel that they are being viewed as diseased or sub-human. [...]

Bamboo and the Autism Spectrum?

TranslatorYou may have noticed that my blog has taken on a new look.  In searching for a header, I came across a symbol of the greatness that exists in every individual on the autism spectrum.  It’s the Bamboo Tree! I know of a little boy on the autism spectrum.  A few years ago, he chose [...]

Have You Seen These Autism Spectrum Statistics?

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TranslatorThere are many numbers and statistics regarding autism, aspergers, and the spectrum.  Putting it all together can be a little difficult.  What does it all mean? Prevalence An average of 1 in 110 children in the United States have an autism spectrum condition. Based on information available to date, autism spectrum conditions are 4-5 more [...]

Becoming Emotionally Intelligent

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Translator“What really matters for success, character, happiness and life long achievements is a definite set of emotional skills – your EQ – not just purely cognitive abilities that are measured by conventional IQ tests.”  –Daniel Goleman, Ph.D. I’m sharing this article my counseling practice site.  Many people wonder what goes on in the counselor’s office, [...]