Sensory and/or Meltdown Room for Adults: Part 1: Color Choice

A sample of calming colors we have found at local home improvement stores. When creating a Sensory/Meltdown Room for an Adult it may come as a surprise but the first consideration you should make is color choice. During a Sensory Session you don’t want the colors in your room to irritate anxiety or set off [...]

The Autistic Meltdown: A Metaphor

Imagine you're a Bull, a happy, well mannered Bull. One day the Rancher comes out to lead you to a trailer. You don't know where you are going but he's the Rancher and you don't really have a choice so you happily go along. You go to a place you've never been before, you've heard [...]

I Am Not “With Autism”

Woman With Hat With child, with a broom, with her husband, with a hat, with the flu. What do all these imply? Something that is temporary condition, choice, or result of something that has happened to you such as choosing to have a child or being pregnant, picking up a broom, getting married, donning a [...]