The world during Coronavirus

I never thought the Coronavirus would affect the whole entire world. Everyone has to stay home for their safety and health. Schools are closed, leaving children to learn remotely online. Stores are limiting the amount of customers in their stores, as well as everyone wearing masks everywhere they go. I’m writing this story because allContinue reading “The world during Coronavirus”

Book Review: “Funny, You Don’t Look Autistic” by Micheal McCreary

Let me tell everyone something! This book is an excellent, hilarious perspective of living with Autism through Micheal McCreary. He is an individual living with Autism who is in his 20s, and he is a stand-up comedian. He really loves to perform on stage through comedy. Ever since he was a little boy, he enjoyedContinue reading “Book Review: “Funny, You Don’t Look Autistic” by Micheal McCreary”

Ways to teach young children with Autism

Here is a picture of approaches that anyone can teach to young children, not just with Autism: These approaches should be taught very early on in an individual’s life, especially for a child living with Autism. No matter who you are, a parent, professional, educator, etc., anyone can teach with these approaches to children. IContinue reading “Ways to teach young children with Autism”

My Top 5 about being a woman living with Autism

Autism is an neuro-developmental disability diagnosed more in boys than girls. When it comes to being a woman and living with Autism, it can be an interesting life. These are my 5 top when it comes to be a woman living with Autism. I have to work harder than most people. If you read myContinue reading “My Top 5 about being a woman living with Autism”

Different Kinds of Thinkers

The world is full of various thinkers. This applies to individuals living with Autism too. There are various kinds of thinkers: Our minds have various kinds of thinking processes. The following types of thinking processes that make us these kinds of thinkers are: Visual, Pattern, Verbal, and Auditory. People could be just Visual thinkers, beContinue reading “Different Kinds of Thinkers”

Autism and Medications

There is no exact cause for an individual to be diagnosed with Autism. Also, there is no cure for Autism. Autism is lifelong. Not only that, there is no direct medication for Autism either. Medications for individuals living with Autism are used to treat co-occurring issues: OCD, Anxiety, Depression, Seizures, and other medical health issues.Continue reading “Autism and Medications”

Services and Therapies for individuals living with Autism

When I was very young and lived in Brooklyn, NY, I received early intervention services and various kinds therapies. I had them every single day, seven days a week! Plus, I still had some therapies throughout my education in NJ. I would not be where I am today if my parents did not get meContinue reading “Services and Therapies for individuals living with Autism”

Classroom placements in Education

When my family and I moved to New Jersey, I was three years old at the time. One of the biggest reasons that we moved from Brooklyn, NY to New Jersey was because of me; There were not much services and therapies left that the state could offer me after I reached that age. AfterContinue reading “Classroom placements in Education”

High Functioning Autism (HFA) and Asperger’s Syndrome?

High Functioning Autism (HFA) and Asperger’s Syndrome are part about living with Autism. They have their similarities and differences. After reading this blog story, you will be able to understand more about different behaviors and skills in individuals with Autism throughout the spectrum. High Functioning Autism (HFA) is an individual living with Autism who progressedContinue reading “High Functioning Autism (HFA) and Asperger’s Syndrome?”

What is Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)?

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a neurodevelopmental, lifelong disability. Autism affects communication and behavior of individuals living with it, thus affects everyday functioning. The picture above shares common signs and symptoms of living with Autism. It is important to remember though that Autism is different in every individual living with it. More and more individualsContinue reading “What is Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)?”