Skip to content
Long good article on autism spectrum
avatar
DeadManWalking56 posted:
This is a long article but worth reading.

I first read this about 7 years ago. It really stuck with me, since I am in the computer field, have kids, and know many other families some of which have two techies as parents. And some kids with problems.

I see all 4 of my siblings and I as functional Asperger people.

Autism spectrum is part genetic, part environmental. Love your kids. Raising them, talking to them, teaching them, playing with them should be your most important hobby from when they are born. especially if you are a high IQ person.

If you always work at being extroverted with your baby and sharing sound games even before they can talk, they get less chance to become introverted. Think out loud. Ask them what they want. Name it show it. At first they'll point, then they will make sounds. Then they will say it.

If you don't teach them, they way may go into their own silent world.

DON"T LET THAT HAPPEN.
Was this Helpful?
8 of 16 found this helpful
Reply


Spotlight: Member Stories

I'm a mother of two grown sons, have a great daughter-in-law, granddaughter and grandson. I have fibromyalgia and by the early/mid 90's tha...More

Helpful Tips

Mom of 21 year old with PDD/Aspergers
I know that when my son was young I would have loved to hear this. He is now in a four year college and doing okay. Not great but okay. He ... More
Was this Helpful?
9 of 14 found this helpful

Related News

There was an error with this newsfeed

Report Problems With Your Medications to the FDA

FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.