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Embracing the Autistic Sense of Humour

Jaco de Goede

What do you call a stick with Autism?An autistic, of course! Laughter, a universal human experience, brings joy and connection to our lives. While some may mistakenly assume that individuals...

Embracing the Autistic Sense of Humour

Jaco de Goede

What do you call a stick with Autism?An autistic, of course! Laughter, a universal human experience, brings joy and connection to our lives. While some may mistakenly assume that individuals...

Autism and Gender Diversity

Jaco de Goede

One of the interesting early findings of our customer survey is the relatively high number of respondents that do not identify as male or female. In fact, 3% of everyone...

Autism and Gender Diversity

Jaco de Goede

One of the interesting early findings of our customer survey is the relatively high number of respondents that do not identify as male or female. In fact, 3% of everyone...

How do autistic people experience emotions?

Jaco de Goede

There is a persistent stereotype that autistic people lack empathy and cannot understand emotion. Often we are described as unfeeling or emotionless and there are even suggestions that those with...

How do autistic people experience emotions?

Jaco de Goede

There is a persistent stereotype that autistic people lack empathy and cannot understand emotion. Often we are described as unfeeling or emotionless and there are even suggestions that those with...

Easy Ways to Help Your Child With Self-Regulation

Jaco de Goede

From Autism Parenting Magazine (By Ewa Omahen, PhD, February 22, 2022) Our ability to self-regulate or exercise control over our emotions and behaviors is a critical skill that evolves as...

Easy Ways to Help Your Child With Self-Regulation

Jaco de Goede

From Autism Parenting Magazine (By Ewa Omahen, PhD, February 22, 2022) Our ability to self-regulate or exercise control over our emotions and behaviors is a critical skill that evolves as...

Managing the emotions of autistic teenagers

Jaco de Goede

Autistic pre-teens and teenagers might know the words for emotions but still have trouble recognising them in themselves and others, particularly when they’re upset. And emotional problems in autistic teenagers...

Managing the emotions of autistic teenagers

Jaco de Goede

Autistic pre-teens and teenagers might know the words for emotions but still have trouble recognising them in themselves and others, particularly when they’re upset. And emotional problems in autistic teenagers...

Ten New Year's Resolutions for a Neurodiverse f...

Jaco de Goede

As the parents of neurodiverse children (and neurodiverse adults ourselves), it can be challenging to navigate the unique needs and challenges of raising a child with unique needs. That's why it's...

Ten New Year's Resolutions for a Neurodiverse f...

Jaco de Goede

As the parents of neurodiverse children (and neurodiverse adults ourselves), it can be challenging to navigate the unique needs and challenges of raising a child with unique needs. That's why it's...