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 | MoreI 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 road. […]

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Worry Not! How To Change Your Life The Easy Way

And A Bonus!

Why does changing your life feel so hard?! I’ve often asked myself the same question, after trying many times to change. More specifically, to get personal, I have habits that have annoyed my family. Without telling on myself too much, I’m going to share one of those annoying habits with you, and tell you how […]

Have You Taken an Online Aspergers Quiz?

Have you wondered whether you’re on the autism spectrum?  I actually wondered at one time.  I read that many parents later discover they are autistic/Aspergian after their child is diagnosed.  At times, I’ve felt socially awkward.  Having grown up overseas, I haven’t always “gotten” some of the nuances of American culture.  I wondered whether I […]

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Teaching Respect: Activities for Kids At Home

I was mowing the lawn. The perfect moment of the perfect suburban father came as I turned the lawnmower off. My son came out of the house (he was about 10 at the time). My father was visiting from Florida. And my new neighbor had come across the street to talk to us. I don’t […]

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Little Known Ways to Understand The Autism Spectrum

What if I told you that the Aspergers and the autism spectrum is a laughing matter?   In this article, I’m going to share with you Ms. Garcia Winner’s I LAUGH model as a way as understanding key autism spectrum facts. I’ve written in detail about the positive aspects of the autism spectrum.  However, we […]

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