Is sensory sensitivity behind your child’ challenging behaviour?

Is sensory sensitivity behind your child’ challenging behaviour?

Meltdowns in the middle of markets, tears at tea time, and stressful school runs – sound familiar? Parenting can be exhausting at the best of times and can bring additional joys and challenges for those of us raising children on the spectrum. It’s easy to find ourselves fire -fighting the latest mini crisis as we […]

Eye Contact

Eye Contact

Scientists have shed new light on why people with autism often find it difficult to make eye contact. Research shows that avoidance of eye contact is a way of decreasing an unpleasant sensation caused by an over stimulation in a particular part of the brain and is not simply a sign of social and personal […]