Autism and Genes in the LA Times


I came across an article about the genetic aspect of autism in one of my environmental news feeds and thought that it may be of interest to some of you. Please note that I am not saying that autism is only caused by a genetic issue or that I am taking any position on the topic of autism and genes but I do find it interesting and I’m sure I’m not alone.

Model Me Going Places Autism App for iPad


If you’re a techno geek like I am and have an iPad, I’d like to recommend the Model Me Going Places free autism app from Model Me Kids. The application provides photographs of children engaged in common activities in public along with a quick text description of each page. These are basically pre-made social stories that you can pull up instantly on your iPad. The free autism app for iPad includes stories for going to get a haircut, a trip {Read More}