How to Help Autistic Individuals in Understanding and Navigating the World

Monotropism is an atypical thinking strategy suggested to be the central underlying feature of autism. A monotropic thinker focusses their attention on a small number of interests at any time, tending to miss things outside of this attention zone ( like the difference between a panoramic camera lens and a zoom lens). When living or […]

Good Practice Early Years to Primary Transition for Autistic Children.

Tips from experience and good practice! As Early Years/Early Primary practitioners we need to be empathic, flexible, proactive and very creative! The child ultimately comes first but it is important to be holistic and consider the team around the child. Have meetings with parents and visit the child in the pre-school setting to get to […]