Full-Length Articles and Topics

This is a list of articles that have been published by Action For Autism.  The topics covered are varied and comprehensive including articles on * understanding autism, its aetiology, * strategies used to teach skills, both general and specific, * medical and alternative interventions, * first-hand accounts of self-advocates and families of people with autism, amongst others.

The articles, when read in a chronological order, also reflect the ways in which the understanding and perception of autism has developed and changed over the years.  These articles provide more detailed information than the Helpline topics, although there may be some overlap.

Teaching self-care routines (Contd from Autism Network August 2013)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2013­

Running the Autism Marathon: Choosing, prioritizing & implementing goals
                Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2013

Turning 21
            Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2013

Being myself In conversation with Mr G
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2013
               
Teaching Self Care Routines, Part I
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2013­

                Selecting Effective Interventions for Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders          
                Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2013

Epilepsy in Children with ASD (Hindi)
            Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2013
               
Study on Adults with Autism and their Families
                Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2013

Hallucinating or Simply Autistic?
                Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2013

Preparations for a wedding (Hindi) – UrmilaTaneja       
Originally appeared: Autism Network August 2013

Banking on Inclusion - UrmilaTaneja     
Originally appeared: Autism Network April 2013

The Self in Autism (Hindi)
                Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2013

Effects & Solutions of Bullying on 'Aspies'
                Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2012

We are Best Buddies
                Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2012

The Self in Autism
                Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2012

Token Economy
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2012

Alternative therapies for Autism (in Hindi)
                Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2012

 Caring for High Functioning Autism
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2012

Bringing Up My Twins - Sudhanshu Grover        
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2012

Alternative therapies for Autism
                Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2012

What Language Should I Speak
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2012

                Communication and Echolalia
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2011

Meet My Hero - Neena Waugh
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2011

Understanding & Dealing with Eating Difficulties in Individuals with ASD (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2011

Strategies to Enhance Social Understanding, Leisure, and Play Skills
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2011

Message from FazliAzeem of Planet Earth
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2011

Volunteering: Starting Young
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2011

The World of Clinical Music Therapy
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2011

A Nation of Autism
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2011

Disclosure - Telling Others (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2011
Understanding & Dealing with Eating Difficulties in Individuals with ASD
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2010

Parental Involvement Crucial in Treating Kids with Autism
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2010

Perfect Life – Monica Rishi         
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2010

Is tabletop work so important?
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2010

Difficulties in Autism (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network December 2010

Difficulties in Autism (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network August 2010

Autism and Cinema
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2010

Forward March - Chitra Raman                                                 
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2010

A Look at the CBSE Guidelines to Schools on Inclusive Education
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2010

Repetitive Behaviours
Originally appeared: Autism Network April 2010

Alternative Therapies for Autism
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2010

Disability and Census
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2010

Autism - What After Diagnosis (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2010

Painting Techniques by RutsukoAizawa of Japan
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2010

Toilet Training for Babu
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2009

Disclosure - Telling Others
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2009

Don't Mourn For Us
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2009
               
On Autism… As I See It - RohiniMitra      
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2009

A Day in The Life
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2009

The Language of Objects, Part I (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2009

Sensory Processing Difficulties
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2009

How Much TV is Good TV? (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2009

Autism is not Cancer
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2009

Handwriting Difficulties in Autism
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2009

Teaching Colour Concepts (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2009

To Tell or Not To Tell
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2009

Open It: A Mother’s Perspective on Disclosure - Sudhanshu Grover        
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2009

Do I Tell my Son that He has ASD?
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2009

Ctrl C + Ctrl V
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2009

?? Your Son??
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2009

Therapies Presently in Use (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2009

Changes' Are Essential
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2009

Abhishek - The Artist
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2009

Supporting a Shared Understanding of Other People
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2008

Cutting the Umbilicus  
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2008

Meeting the Challenges of Adolescence
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2008

Preparing Richa for the Onset of her Periods
Originally appeared:Autism Network, August 2008

Preparation for Adulthood
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2008

Tears of the Past (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2008

Summer Camp 2008 (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2008

Asperger’s Syndrome:  Deficiencies or Selective Advantages?
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2008

Teaching Emotions
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2008

Light on Autism and feelings related to it (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2008

Prognosis of the Asperger Syndrome (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2008

Asperger Syndrome (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2008

Prognosis of the Asperger Syndrome (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2008

A Brother Remembers
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2008
A Normal Autistic Person
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2008

Asperger Syndrome - An Indian Perspective
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2008

Voices from the Spectrum
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2008

My Story             
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2008

My Brother Has Autism (or my sister)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2007

Who shall we label as being different?
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2007

Development of Play in Autism (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2007

Autism & Inclusive Education (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2007

The Puzzle of Hidden Ability
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2007                                

My Brother Has Autism (or my sister too)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2007

Sujit
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2007

My Brother Vishu
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2007

        Bharat
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2007

        Urvasi's Pool Trip (Hindi)
        Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2007

My Brother Sujit (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2007

Easy Teaching Tips
Originally appeared:Autism Network, April 2007

Verbal Behaviour (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2007

What is Neurodiversity?
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2007

Autism: A Grandmother’s Perspective
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2007

Parent as Researcher - A personal narrative
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2006

AFA Annual Training Workshop  (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2006

Parent's Perspective (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2006

How Much TV is Good TV?
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2006

Inclusion Works...If Done Right
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2006

So What Does He Learn at School?
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2006

Play & Sensory Integration - Part II (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2006

Play & Sensory Integration - Part II (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2006

Signing for Babies
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2006

Play and Sensory Integration: Two Sides of the Same Coin
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2006

The Language of Objects
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2006

Behaviour Change – 3 (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network April 2006

The Language of Objects
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2006

Teaching Numbers (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2006

Basketball Stars
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2006

My Story - Inside My World
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2005

Augmentative Communication: "Niklaas has already a vocabulary of 23 photos"
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2005

Behavior Change Part 2 (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network December 2005
               
Behavior Change (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network August 2005

Inclusion in Mainstream Schools (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2005

The Importance of Peer Awareness and Sensitivity Training
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2005

Ready for Change (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2005

“Comment "
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2005

The Biochemical/ Nutritional Treatment of Autism/ PDD
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2005

Second Child Issues
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2005

Social and Sexual Behavior in Autism
Originally appeared:Autism Network, April 2005

Benzy and Her Music
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2005

A Different Kind of Hero
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2005

Structure at Home and at School (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2005

Open Door School Programme (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2005

The Specialists! Employing persons with Autistic Spectrum Disorders
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2005

Reasons to Smile
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2004

Structure at Home and at School (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2004

Daily Life with your Child (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2004

A Good Beginning but the Struggle for Certificates Goes On
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2004

Dating, Marriage & Autism: A Personal Perspective
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2004

So, Is This School Right for My Child?
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2004

Misdiagnosis: Its Impact on Aspies and Their Families
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2004

She's No quitter
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2004

Man with Autism is Inspiring Advocate for His Disorder
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2004

Early Development Chart (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2004

National Centre for Autism
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2004

Home Truths About Asperger’s Syndrome
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2004

A Confounding Paradox: The Savant Syndrome
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2004

Making a Case for Using Signs to Teach Children with Autism
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2004

The Gift of Teaching
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2004

AFA Sends Autistic Young Man to Mainstream Life
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2004

Why Verbal Behavior
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2003

Characterizing and Improving Face-processing Skills in Children with Autism
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2003

A Confounding Paradox: The Savant Syndrome, Part I
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2003

Sachu
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2003

Developing Appropriate Eating Habits I (Hindi)
Originally appeared:Autism Network, August 2003

My Life With Autism: Implications for Educators
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2003

An Introduction to Concepts and Principles of Applied Behavior Analysis, and its Application in Behavior Modification and Education of Children with Autism
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2003

Verbal Behaviour in Practice: A Brief Overview
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2003

How to Speak to Your Autistic Child (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2003

Developing Appropriate Eating Habits 2 (Hindi)
Originally appeared:Autism Network, April 2003

Do You Do TEACCH or ABA?
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2003

My Son Kartik
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2003

Understanding David
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2003

The Special Picnic
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2003

 

…and Other Issues
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2002

Self Help
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2002

Teaching Thinking Skills through Play and Drama to Children with Autism
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2002

How Do I Spell A.U.T.I.S.M. ?
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2002

Medication and Alternative Therapies for Autistic Children
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2002

Parent Accounts: Fear of Flying I
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2002

The Results of Better Understanding (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2002

Turn Taking (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2002

Update on OPEN DOOR
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2002

My Brother is Different
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2002

About Inappropriate Emotional Responses
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2002

Teaching Thinking Skills through Play and Drama to Children with Autism
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2002

A Special Learning
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2002

Farewell Interview
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2002

The DAN Protocol
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2002

Dear Family and Friends...
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2002

"The Problems I Faced in Implementing a GFCF Diet"
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2002

Award-winning Girl Scout Project Inspired Creator to Reveal her Autism
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2002

Integration In School
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2002

Play
Originally Appeared: Autism Network, April 2002

Staying Awake at Night: A Solution (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2002

Candida-Caused Autism?
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2002

Give Me A Hug
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2002

Autism and Young People
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2002

Sensory Defensiveness (Hindi)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2002

What You Need to Know About Megavitamin Therapy
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2001

Biological Interventions Available For Treatment Of Autism/PDD: A Point Of View
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2001

Autism, Joshua, The DAN-Protocol And Immune 26
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2001

The Structure of the World Autism Organisation
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2001
No one knows why autistic children are often so beautiful
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2001

Autism in Goa
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2001

Update on Open Door
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2001

Play
Originally Appeared: Autism Network, December 2001

Encouraging Play Skills
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2001

Understanding and Teaching Friendship Skills
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2001

Legislation for the Most Marginalised
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2001

The Autism Spectrum: Understanding The Puzzle - I
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2001

Residential-Cum-Vocational Permanent Living Complex
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2001

Turn Taking: Teaching the Skill at a Basic Level
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2001

Understanding and Teaching Friendship Skills
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2001

Is the MMR Vaccine a Cause of Autism? True or False: a discussion of current scientific evidence
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2001

Group Housing Society
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2001

Mumbai Workshop
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2001

Alternative Therapies – VI Gluten, Casein and the Child with Autism
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2000

How to Implement a Gluten Free Casein Free Diet at Home: A Mother's Experience
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2000

Zubin's Story
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2000

Visit to Action For Autism and Open Door
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2000

Learning with Aadit
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2000

Disability & Census 2001
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2000

Update on Open Door
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 2000

ALTERNATIVE THERAPIES: The Use of Medication for People with Autism – II
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2000

What it Takes to be the Parent of an Autistic Child
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2000

"Making Our Dream Reality" Autism-Europe Congress 2000
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2000

India and the Third Way
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2000

Autistic Longings
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2000

Update on Open Door
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 2000

List of Additions to the AFA Library
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2000

The Use of Medication for People with Autism
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2000

Update 2000
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2000

Bottle Feeding - An Experience in Withdrawal
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2000

Autism Awareness Concert
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2000

Chennai Workshop
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2000

Christmas Party
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2000

 

The National Trust for Welfare of Persons with Autism, Cerebral Palsy, Mental Retardation and Multiple Disabilities Act, 1999
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2000

Social Stories
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2000

How I Use A Social Story
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 2000

Alternative Therapies V: Social Stories
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1999

On Changing Unwanted Behaviours
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1999

Rett Syndrome - A Complex Conundrum
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1999

Training Course in France
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1999

Seminars and Workshops
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1999

October Workshops in Delhi
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1999

Don't Mourn for Us
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1999

Kannu's Three Years At Home
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1999

Note From A Father
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1999

Update on Open Door
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1999

Would You Like To Help AFA Continue to Grow?
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1999
               
Structure Using the TEACCH Method
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1999

Income Tax Relief U/S 80DD for Parents/Guardians of Persons with Disabilities
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1999

Of Workshops, Clinics and the Summer Heat
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1999

Alternative Treatments: Rolling With It - The Particulars of Auditory Integration Therapy
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1999

The Annual Day
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1999

Structure Using the TEACCH Method
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1999

Teaching Numbers
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1999

Teaching Numbers
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1999

Challenging Behaviour - An Experience
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1999

Abhinav Accepts His Sister
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1999

Toilet Training: Learning to Wash After a Toilet Job
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1999

An Update on Secretin
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1999

Update on Open Door
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1999

Christmas Party
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1999

Why a Support Group
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1999

Alternative Therapies: Using Music to Teach
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1998

Visitor From Mars
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1998

"Namaste"
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1998
And the Music Played On
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1998

Launch of the World Autism Organisation
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1998

World Autism Organisation and Visits to Dublin, London & Brussels
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1998

On a Purely Academic Note...
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1998

The TEACCH Training Workshop
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1998

Training Your (Female) Child: An Article on Periods
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1998

Travels with Vrinda:  Then and Now
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1998

Update on Open Door
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1998

Evaluating Alternative Therapies for Children with Autism
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1998

An Introduction to Sensory Integration Therapy
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1998

Our Annual Day
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1998

The Workshop That Inspired
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1998

Training Workshop at Mumbai
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1998

Challenging Behaviour: A Mother's Perspective
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1998

My Experience with an Unusual Behaviour
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1998

A Date With the Dentist
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1998

Developing Appropriate Eating Habits
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1998

"Autism: An Indian Perspective"
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1998

It Never Rains, It Pours
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1998

Legal Advocacy Workshops
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1998

Update on Open Door
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1998

The Lighter Side: The Protector
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1998

Developing Appropriate Eating Habits, Part II
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1997

Autistic Children in The Netherlands
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1997

Update on Open Door
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1997

Review of Parent & Professional Workshops
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1997

A Parent View
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1997

A Professional View
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1997

Portrait of TheAutist as a Young Man
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1997

The Lack of Playfulness Between Parents and Children
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1997

The Lighter Side: Water Tanks and Shoes
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1997

The Importance of Communication in Handling Challenging Behaviours
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1997

Relationship-Building for Students with Autism
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1997

Developing Appropriate Eating Habits, Part I
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1997

Autism Conference, Philippines
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1997

Is There a Difference Between Autism and Pervasive Developmental Delay (PDD)
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1997

Update on Open Door
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1997

Disability:  Challenges vs. Responses
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1997

Friends
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1997

Stereotyped Repetitive Activities
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1997

Andrew: Interview With a Person With an Autistic Spectrum Disorder
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1997

Guddu:  Our Special Child
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1997

The Case for Social and Behavioral Intervention Research
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1997

GeorgianneStehli Thomas Visits India
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1997

Inclusion
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1997

Parent Training Workshop: A Review
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1996

The Workshop: A Parental Perspective
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1996

Welcome to Holland
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1996

Slow and Gradual Development But a Certain and Sure Development
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1996

On Teaching
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1996

Travels With My Child
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1996

How to Talk to an Autistic Child
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1996

The picture exchange communication system
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1996

Neel Now
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1996

Neel: Toilet Training- An Epilogue
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1996

“Sudhanshu we love you”
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1996

Being aware of Unconscious Cues
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1996

An unfinished Task
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1996

The Action for Autism Concert
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1996

Sibling Concern
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1996

Breaking Stereotypes
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1996

Experience In Melbourne
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1996

Research On Autism
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1996

Update on Open Door
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1996

A game for our kids
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1996

Harish
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1996

Notes from a sibling
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1996

Siblings of Children with Autism
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1996

Innocent and Unchanged
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1996

“Our sincerest laughter with some pain is fraught”
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1996

Understanding Autism: A workshop held at Jan Madhyam
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1996

TEACCH Training Workshop
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1995

Autistic employment at Wal-Mart
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1995

Toilet Training the autistic child
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1995

Toileting –A learned skill
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1995

The Purple Carpet
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1995

Behaviour Modification Operant Conditioning of a Speaking Autistic Child
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1995

A family copes with autism
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1995

The Fragile X Syndrome
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1995

Asperger Syndrome
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1995

Young Adults with Autism “Speaking For Ourselves”
Originally appeared: Autism Network, August 1995

Autism: One family’s story
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1995

Interview: IvarLovaas
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1995

Behaviour Modification: Rewards
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1995

Yoga Enhancement Of Body Image
Originally appeared: Autism Network, April 1995

Interview: IvarLovaas
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1994

Behaviour Modification
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1994

An Option volunteer’s note
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1994

Educational planning
Originally appeared: Autism Network, December 1994


 

Book Reviews


Tasks Galore Series- SharmilaGopal

April 2011: Vol. VI, No. 1

Send in the Idiots By Kamran Nazeer-ShubhangiVaidya

August 2010: Vol. V, No. 2

1001 Great Ideas for Teaching and
Raising Children with Autism Spectrum
Disorder By Ellen Notbohm and Veronica Zysk - T.N. Baba

August 2009: Vol. IV, No. 2

How to Support and Teach Children on the Autism Spectrum By Dave Sherratt-InduChaswal

AUGUST 2008: VOL 3 ISSUE 2

AUTISM: A Practical Guide for Parents and Teachers By PrithviPerepa - InduChaswal

December 2007: Vol. II, No. 3

Unstrange Minds: Remapping the World of Autism By Roy Richard Grinker  - ShubhangiVaidya

August 2007: Vol. II, No. 2

Eddie and Me on the Scrap Heap By Mark Littman - Laura Baxter

December 2006: Vol. I, No. 3

Message in a Book: Born on the Wrong Planet' by Erika Hammerschmidt – Mona Rai

December 2005: Vol. XII, No. 3

Reflections on 'The Curious Incident...' – IndraniBasu

Aug 2004: Vol. XI, No. 2

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time
By Mark Haddon - Prof ShirshenduChakrabarti

April 2004: Vol. XI, No. 1

Beyond the Silence: My life, the World and Autism - Tito RajarshiMukhopadhyay–Prof ShirshenduChakrabarti

April 2003 : Vol. X, No. 1

'Thinking in Pictures, and other Reports
from My Life with Autism'  By Temple Grandin - ShaneelMukerji

December 2002: Vol. VIX, No. 3

 Teaching Language to Children with Autism or other Developmental Disabilities, The Assessment of Basic Language and Learning Skills (The ABLLS) and Scoring Instructions and IEP Development Guide for the ABLLS-  By Mark L Sundberg, Ph.D. & James W. Partington, Ph.D. - Ann Varavakula

August 2000 Vol. VII, No. 2

Life Behind Glass - by Wendy Lawson- ShirshenduChakrabarti

April 1999 Vol. VI, No. 1

Asperger's Syndrome: A Guide for Parents and Professionals - By Tony Atwood - Lekha Nair

December 1998 Vol. V, No. 3

Children With Autism:  A Developmental Perspective Marian Sigman and Lisa Capps
Published by Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA 1997 - Lekha Nair

April 1998 Vol. V, No. 1

Higher Functioning Adolescents and Young Adults with Autism:  A Teacher's Guide
By Ann Fullerton, Joyce Stratton, Phyllis Coyne, & Carol Gray  Illustrations:  Georgianne Thomas

August 1997 Vol. IV, No. 2

Climb Every Mountain:  Radhika's Story-Indeera Chand

April 1997 Vol. IV, No. 1

Parent Survival Manual A guide to Crisis Resolution in Autism and Related Development Disorders - Indeera Chand

December 1995. Vol. II No. 3


 

Poems
For All the Special Needs Children’s Fathers
Autism Network: Vol 6 Issue 3 ~ December 2011

Morning and Night
Autism Network: Vol 6 Issue 2 ~ August 2011

My Beautiful Child
Autism Network: Vol 3 Issue 3 ~ December 2008

I Feel Therefore I Am
Autism Network: Vol 3 Issue 3 ~ December 2008

To my son
Autism Network: Vol 1 Issue 1~ April 2006

WHO AM I
Autism Network ~ August 2002

My Brother
Autism Network ~ December 1997

Matthew
Autism Network ~ December 1995

“I don’t want to be inside myself anymore” Message from an autistic mind
Autism Network ~ December 1995

 

 

 

 

Titbits/Snippets
Autistic Teenager Scores a Perfect 10
Autism Network: Vol 8 Issue 2 ~ August 2013

 In Memoriam
Autism Network: Vol 8 Issue 1 ~ April 2013

Airlines Lets Dog Fly With Boy With Autism
Autism Network: Vol 8 Issue 1 ~ April 2013

School in Massachusetts US using Electric Shock Therapy
Autism Network: Vol 8 Issue 1 ~ April 2013

The Australian Autism Aspergers Network Magazine
Autism Network: Vol 8 Issue 1 ~ April 2013

Beauty Queen With Autism Makes Miss America History
Autism Network: Vol 8 Issue 1 ~ April 2013

Recent Engagement
Autism Network: Vol 7 Issue 2 ~ August 2012

Views from...‘Planet Autism'--- 2012
Autism Network: Vol 7 Issue 1 ~ December 2012

The Saturday Living Skills Training Programme
Autism Network: Vol 6 Issue 3 ~ December 2011

ARUNIMA
Autism Network: Vol 6 Issue 3 ~ December 2011

USA Signs on Autism Pact
Autism Network: Vol 6 Issue 3 ~ December 2011

Grant of Concession in Rail Fares to the 'visually impaired' and 'mentally challenged persons'inRajdhani and Shatabdi trains
Autism Network: Vol 6 Issue 2 ~ August 2011

Parent Speak
Autism Network: Vol 6 Issue 1 ~ April 2011

Autism Spectrum Disorder Fellowship in UK
Autism Network: Vol 6 Issue 1 ~ April 2011

Deaf Persons in India to get Driving Licence!
Autism Network: Vol 6 Issue 1 ~ April 2011

WAAD Celebrations in India and the Sub Continent
Autism Network: Vol 6 Issue 1 ~ April 2011

Information for families of young women with Autism
Autism Network: Vol 5 Issue 3 ~ December 2010

Generalisation of Skills
Autism Network: Vol 5 Issue 1 ~ April 2010

The Central Board of Secondary Education makes Accommodations in Examinations
for Students with Autism
Autism Network: Vol 4 Issue 1~ April 2009

3rd South Asian Regional Conference: A Synopsis
Autism Network: Vol 4 Issue 1~ April 2009

Marianne liked to record the football…..
Autism Network: Vol 3 Issue 3 ~ December 2008

WAAD WORLD AUTISM AWARENESS DAY
Autism Network: Vol 3 Issue 3 ~ December 2008

Books Available
Autism Network: Vol 3 Issue 3 ~ December 2008

Nirmaya Health Insurance Scheme under the National Trust
Autism Network: Vol 3 Issue 2~ August 2008

Training in Fundamentals of Structured Teaching
Autism Network: Vol 3 Issue 2~ August 2008

ThorkilSonne receives IT Award 2008 for Extraordinary Entrepreneurship
Autism Network: Vol 3 Issue 2~ August 2008

Ryan's Law
Autism Network: Vol 3 Issue 2~ August 2008

Escape to Cyprus and help guide a Musical Talent with Aspergers!
Autism Network: Vol 3 Issue 1~ April 2008

UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities UNCRPD
Autism Network: Vol 3 Issue 1~ April 2008

The South Asian Regional Conference on Autism: Building Bridges
A Brief Report
Autism Network: Vol 3 Issue 1~ April 2008

Banking Made Easier for Persons with Mental Disabilities
Autism Network: Vol 2 Issue 3 ~ December 2007

India Ratifies UN Convention on Rights of Persons with Disabilities
Autism Network: Vol 2 Issue 3 ~ December 2007

Heather Kuzmich: AspieIn The Limelight
Autism Network: Vol 2 Issue 3 ~ December 2007

IN MEMORIAM RohanSonalkar
Autism Network: Vol 2 Issue 2 ~ August 2007

Merry Barua Wins Heartspring Award For Innovation And Creativity In Special Education
Autism Network: Vol 2 Issue 2 ~ August 2007

New Partnerships AACTION Autism
Autism Network: Vol 2 Issue 2 ~ August 2007

Open Door and Heartspring are sister schools
Autism Network: Vol 2 Issue 2 ~ August 2007

India signs UN convention protecting the rights of disabled
Autism Network: Vol 2 Issue 1 ~ April 2007

Dr Bernard Rimland
Autism Network: Vol 1 Issue 3 ~ December 2006

Member Share
Autism Network ~ December 2005

Loved and Missed
Autism Network ~ August 2005

An Appeal to the Parents of Adults with Autism
Autism Network ~ August 2005

Notification regarding Disability Certificate for Autism, Cerebral palsy and Multiple Disabilities
Autism Network ~ August 2005

World Autism Congress, 17 - 19 September 2004
Autism Network ~ December 2004

There were people at school that made fun of me...
Autism Network ~ April 2004

Autism India Network A National Federation of Autism Specific Organisations
Autism Network ~ August 2003

AFA Receives First Ever 'Nina Sibal Award'
Autism Network ~ April 2003

STOP PRESS!!
Autism Network ~ December 2002

Teacher Training Course 2002 – 2003
Autism Network ~ April 2002

India Autism Week
Autism Network ~ April 2002

Autistic Brothers Lose Firefighter Father in New York City
Autism Network ~ December 2001

Rett Syndrome Association of India
Autism Network ~ December 1998

The Lighter Side: The Teacher
Autism Network ~ April 1998

A Very Special Thank You to The Royal Danish Embassy
Autism Network ~ December 1997

Thank You Elizabeth!
Autism Network ~ December 1997

Exhibition
Autism Network ~ April 1996

 

ASHA
Autism Network ~ April 1996

Note from the father
Autism Network ~ April 1995

Autism
Autism Network ~ December 1994