autism spectrum disorder

Twins and Autism Spectrum Disorder – When One Twin Is Affected

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Here’s the second post about autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and twins, following on from the interview with a mum whose identical twins both have ASD.  Here are words of wisdom from two mums who have twins, where only one twin has ASD.

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Light It Up Blue – Sydney Opera House Lit Blue

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Well, Sydney Opera House looked bloody marvellous last night.  Maybe it should stay blue all year! Autism Awareness crowdfunded the $40,000 needed to light the Opera House a real, vibrant blue, and I’m very proud to say that our family donated.

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Optimism in Aspergers and ASD – Video

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Autism and Aspergers mums and dads, if you have a minute very soon, do go to the website of Aspergers Services Australia, and have a look at the video Optimism – A Positive Attitude to Yourself and Life. This video is a talk given by Proff Tony Atwood and Dr Michelle Garnett at the ASA 2nd […]

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Podcast – fascinating listening for ASD families

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I am a great lover of radio, mainly because I can listen to really interesting things as I do housework.  After mastering iTunes and iPod, I now catch up on a whole range of programmes whilst washing up, folding clothes, tidying etc etc. Loading the dishwasher, washing up the pots and pans and wiping down […]

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