Here you will find information on additional mental health topics like ADD, ADHD, anxiety, etc. and ways to manage stress as a result of an autism diagnosis.
Anxiety and ASD
If your child with autism also experiences anxiety, it can be challenging to treat and care for both disorders. However, proper care for both can enhance your child's quality of life. Keep reading to learn more information.
Autism or ADHD? How to differentiate between the two
ASD and ADHD can often appear to have similar symptoms, but it’s important to know that these two disorders are different from each other. In this article, we’re breaking down the key differences between the two. Keep reading to learn more.
Autism and Impact on Mental Health
People with autism spectrum disorder are more prone to mental health issues which can create more challenges for them and their families. Click to read more about the relationship between autism and mental health and tips for supporting your family member with autism.
Self-Care & Stress Management Tips for Parents of Children with Autism and Special Needs
Caring for another person, no matter who that person is, requires mental, emotional, and physical energy from the caregiver. If you are caring for an elderly parent, a client or customer at work, a child with autism or even a child without disabilities, or even simply when you’re doing things for your spouse or a friend, it all requires you to give your time and energy for the other person.
Our Hopes and Dreams
All parents, new or experienced, carry hopes and dreams for our children. We envision what our children will be like, their temperament, character, future, abilities, and even specific ideas of careers.