Tagged: ASPECT

Autism inclusive Ninjago party - www.myhometruths.com 5

How to hold an autism inclusive party

Post in collaboration with Autism Spectrum Australia Of all the challenges that face autism families, the prospect of a party, of any kind, can be be one of the most intimidating. Parties are problematic...

Master Six - www.myhometruths.com 7

Our autism journey with ASPECT

With April drawing to a close, I’m reflecting on our autism journey as autism awareness month also nears its end for another year. We have been officially living with autism now for 8 years,...

20

Things I Know About Endings & Beginnings

Life is full of endings & beginnings. Today marks both an ending and a beginning for my son and my family. Today is his last day in a special education setting – as of next...

I Must Confess…I’m a Bit of a Sook 2

I Must Confess…I’m a Bit of a Sook

It’s Saturday night again, so time for another round of I Must Confess. This week, we are sans vlog (sorry, I’m sure you’re all so very disappointed about that!). Time and opportunity weren’t available...

The road to mainstream: strategies - www.myhometruths.com 5

The Road to Mainstream – Part 3

This is the third post in a series dedicated to following the transition of my son, Gilbert Bear from a special education setting to a mainstream classroom. Part 1 documented his education settings up...

The road to mainstream: paperwork & planning - www.myhometruths.com 5

The Road to Mainstream – Part 2

Last week I wrote a post about my son’s imminent transition from a special education class to a mainstream classroom.  I focused on his experiences up until this point in a variety of education settings...

16

The Road to Mainstream – Part 1

This is the first of a series of posts detailing our journey moving from a special education setting to a mainstream class.  You can read part 2 and part 3 here. I hope sharing...

Gilbert as a 7 yo with his grandfather - myhometruths.com 1

Step Up 4 Autism

I want to spread the word about Step Up 4 Autism, an initiative of my father-in-law, David Russell, who is in training to walk the Kokoda Track in July to raise awareness and funds for...