Emotions & Feelings

Cadence’s ‘Video Book’ of Writings

A short 'Video Book' of thoughts, feelings and writings about Autism, by a child with Autism. In this video 7 year old Cadence shares her writings about what makes her different, sensory issues, communication challenges and gives insight into her 'color coded' description of emotions. Length: 2:09 (simply press 'pause' if more time is needed… Continue reading Cadence’s ‘Video Book’ of Writings

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Are your words harming Autistic Children?

What 'messages' are children on the Autism Spectrum hearing - from ourselves, from other parents, at school, from media and in the general community? And what are the 'take home' learning's - spoken and unspoken, they are internalizing from these messages? Of course there are parental challenges that come with raising children on the Autism… Continue reading Are your words harming Autistic Children?

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Green Days make me feel Yellow

Color is important to Cadence. Much of how she relates to the world is through color (sight) and texture (touch). Cadence best understands, relates too and responds to feelings / emotions in her own unique 'color coded' way. Here she shares her short story, "Green days make me feel Yellow". Scared is purple and blue.… Continue reading Green Days make me feel Yellow