Video games – New In

Heute möchte ich zwei Spiele vorstellen, mit denen wir in den letzten Tagen und Wochen so richtig viel Spaß hatten und die uns durch die Ferien und Lockdownzeit einfach genial begleitet haben: Dschungel Bingo erschienen bei Laurence King Verlag Bingo zu spielen war immer schon ein Mega Spaß und ich habe es mit den Kids…

Autism Statistics

Getty ImagesAutism statistics can vary substantially. That’s partly because of differences in the way autism, now called autism spectrum disorder, is studied, reported and diagnosed. And it’s also because we are still learning about the condition characterized by repetitive or restricted activities as well as difficulties communicating, learning, problem solving or interacting with others.But one…

Fiction Guide Evaluations

The Paris Library Janet Skeslien Charles Fiction / Historical Fiction One might wonder if anything new can be written about Paris, but Janet Skeslien Charles reminds us of the city’s evergreen appeal and unbounded potential for stories with The Paris Library, which tells of the very real, very beloved American Library in Paris and the…

Autism and sleep problems

“Autism Spectrum Disorders” (ASDs) are neurodevelopment disorders and are characterized by persistent impairments in reciprocal social interaction and communication. Sleep problems in ASD, are a prominent feature that have an impact on social interaction, day to day life, academic achievement, and have been correlated with increased maternal stress and parental sleep disruption. Polysomnography studies of…

Parenting conduct and the improvement of youngsters with autism spectrum

AbstractAutism spectrum disorders (ASD) are neurodevelopmental disorders in which multiple genetic and environmental factors play roles. Symptoms of deficits in social communication and restrictive, repetitive behavioral patterns emerge early in a child’s development. While parents do not cause these difficulties, impairments in social relatedness can strain parent child interactions and parental stress can have negative…