inside versus outside voices

Inside vs. Outside Voices!

by Marcia Hinds – Megan and Ryan’s Mom www.autism-and-treatment.com Did you ever notice our kids usually talk too loud? The way I taught my son volume control was by saying in a whisper, “Sometimes we talk real soft like this.” Then I would yell in a loud voice, “And sometimes we talk loud like this.”…

A True Horror Story

A True Horror Story – Guest Blog By Marcia Hemstreet

by Marcia Hemstreet www.autism-and-treatment.com  And Here’s  Marcia Hemstreet… Imagine this scenario: You suspect there is something medically wrong with your heart. So you go to the doctor, and would probably expect him or her to start a treatment plan involving medical tests, medications and possibly adjustments to your diet. But what if that doctor said, “I’m…

Ryan's Thoughts on his Hover Mother

Ryan’s Thoughts on his HOVER MOTHER

by Ryan Hinds www.autism-and-treatment.com (From the book… I Know You’re In There – Winning Our War Against Autism) As you have seen in the previous chapters of her book, my mother is a little stubborn. This is not a criticism, but rather a fact that shouldn’t really surprise anyone who has read this book. I’m not…

Don’t Be So RASH About Autism!

By Marcia Hinds – Megan and Ryan’s Mom www.autism-and-treatment.com Why do our kids sometimes get that rash (tiny looking pimples) on their cheeks, back, and sometimes the back of their arms or legs? Ryan used to have this until after we started the antifungal and antiviral medications to reduce the stress on his immune system.…

Theater was Great for Ryan

Theater Was Great For Ryan

by Marcia Hinds – Megan and Ryan’s Mom www.autism-and-treatment.com I used to wonder why my son could go on stage and steal the show and yet couldn’t have a one-on-one conversation.  It soon made sense once I realized what he was supposed to say was scripted for him when he was in a play. Here’s…