Friday News Round Up: Screen Time and Learning Braille

I hope you all are enjoying the Friday News Round Up blog posts. I like sharing interesting articles that I’ve seen or heard over the past week, especially ones that I haven’t seen posted all over the internet. I have 2 new articles from NPR today. One is about parenting and screen time, and the … More Friday News Round Up: Screen Time and Learning Braille

Do you want your story to be heard? Casting Call for Employable Me – American Documentary

I have to thank my blogger buddy, @anonymouslyautistic, for posting this on her blog earlier this week. JOB SEEKERS SOUGHT FOR DOCUMENTARY TELEVISION SERIES A diverse workforce can be great for a business and EMPLOYABLE ME wants to dramatically shake up the system to prove it. Documentary producers at Optomen USA are looking for people with neuro-diverse … More Do you want your story to be heard? Casting Call for Employable Me – American Documentary

Friday Round Up: Being diagnosed with autism as an adult

This Is What Life Is Like When You’re Diagnosed With Autism in Your Late 30s While sitting alone in the waiting room, I stared at the colorfully painted wooden shapes strung along wires of the bead maze next to my chair. My clinical psychologist entered the room and handed me a letter to read on … More Friday Round Up: Being diagnosed with autism as an adult

10 Travel Tips and Gadgets: Children (and Adults) with Sensory Processing Disorder

Some links may be affiliate links. If you purchase something via a click through my blog, there is a chance we will make a small commission form the sale. We are not paid for our opinions. My job requires that I travel 2-3 times a month all over the US. Since I started my job … More 10 Travel Tips and Gadgets: Children (and Adults) with Sensory Processing Disorder

Types of Sensory Processing Disorders: Part 1

Sensory processing disorder (SPD) may affect only one sense, like hearing or sight, or it can impact multiple senses. For example,  a child may react strongly to different textures of clothing while another may over-respond to loud sounds. Many children who have SPD are not immediately diagnosed with the condition as the disorder can be … More Types of Sensory Processing Disorders: Part 1