Info about high functioning autism

Discussion in 'General Parenting' started by mum2JK&TH, Sep 9, 2008.

  1. mum2JK&TH

    mum2JK&TH New Member

    I have an interview for a 3 yr old boy who is/has high functioning autism. I was wondering if anyone could guide me to some websites that would have some helpful information for me to learn about it.

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  2. SomewhereOutThere

    SomewhereOutThere Well-Known Member

    www.childbrain.com
    is pretty good for all neurological disorders. Look under Pervasive Developmental Disorder (PDD)/Autism.
     
  3. Marguerite

    Marguerite Active Member

    As well as childbrain - read anything by Tony Attwood. And another website - http://www.jamesmw.com/

    James Williams is a young man with high-functioning autism who has written a number of articles on his point of view and also goes around speaking to people and organisations about it. Reading his website a few years ago gave me enough information and ammunition to get difficult child 3 out of mainstream schooling (I'd been trying for years and getting vetoed by our education authorities).

    Marg
     
  4. SRL

    SRL Active Member

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