WHY YOU NEED THE SKIN OF A RHINO TO PARENT A CHILD ON SPECTRUM

14th March 2020 In this particular time of worry and anxiety, I thought we all could probably do with a little fun. I know a lot of these groups are set up for support and they are fantastic, but often leave you feeling useless that you cannot do more to support the parent. So, I […]

Talking To Children On The Autistic Spectrum Range About Covid-19

The ongoing crisis of Covid-19 has many of us extremely worried, given what we have seen on the news about what is happening across these islands and the unfolding picture across Europe. However, the confusion we experience can multiplied several fold for children on the autistic spectrum where the confusion, disruption in routine and school […]

TIPS FOR HAVING CORONA VIRUS WITH YOUR CHILD

Coronavirus and your Super Kid by Ruthangela Bernadette  You can’t get away from news of the coronavirus. It’s everywhere, from television and radio to the school playground. Many parents are concerned about how to talk to their kids about the virus in a way that will be reassuring and not make kids more worried than […]

SPECTRA SAGA FOR THOSE ON SPECTRUM, OR HAVE CHILDREN ON SPECTRUM

10th March 2020 We are here to help you solve some of the problems you may have, (especially in the mornings.) We are here to make your life easier. Does my bum look big in this? Not the normal start to a blog, but anyone who asks a child on the spectrum that question, better […]

IF YOU WANT AN INSIGHT INTO WHY YOUR CHILD BEHAVES THE WAY THEY DO YOU NEED TO READ THIS

This usually starts with Diary of a …………….., so it is time for a change. I belong to a lot of groups for autistic parents, carers and grandparents. There are different reasons for people joining the groups, number one being that they know others are going through what they are and also for information. I […]