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Anonymous
What is wrong with me apart from suffering anxiety and depression which I'm medicated for and then I also believe I have undiagnosed asd. My marriage is falling apart as hubby lies to me all the time when he does decide to talk to me. Now I have just found out that my high school aged daughter who...
Anonymous
My daughter will be 4 in November. We have been seeing a pediatrician for ASD and ADHD. Today he is leading away from ASD but he can see she has ADHD but is to young to diagnose. Being her mother I can agree. She never stops I've got her on melatonin at night to sleep. She would be up to 11 just...
Anonymous
So about 12 months ago my mum syarted dating a guy. He instantly gave a "feeling". I brushed it off because I'm not one to judge a person i just met off a feeling i can't articualte. Having said that, my mum has dated some real drop kicks in the past, none of whom have given me this same vibe. I...
Anonymous
Are there any other mums out there who struggle to show affection to their child? I have more than one, but i have one specifically challenging child ( who probably needs it most) and i simply struggle it often makes me feel just ill. It isn't like this with my other children, it feels so natural...
Anonymous
Hi, my autistic son has started to chew his clothing and hair. He did it till 5, stopped for 3 years and is now doing it again. It makes his hair smell and if tied up he will just chew his clothes instead. I'm looking for recommendations on something else I can buy for him to chew on. So many...
Anonymous
Warning, distressing content. I'm the woman who wrote in a while ago about my exs brother being charged with watching child pornography and whether or not I should tell my exs family who has very small children. The court case was today. Hes been found guilty! But... he basically got off with a...
Anonymous
Hi everyone, My son is in year 2 but was just diagnosed start of the year with autism. He's been struggling his whole school life and struggles to do anything at school and has regular meltdowns. He refuses to go to school everyday so every morning is a struggle. It doesn't feel like it's getting...
Anonymous
My son is 16. He has high functioning autism and is intellectually impaired About 12 months ago I caught him watching some soft porn whilst in the loungeroom (myself and his siblings were either sitting in the loungeroom or coming and going from the room) I was obviously upset with him that he was...
Anonymous
I’ve been having some concerns with my son for a few months but finally asked his daycare about him and they have concerns too. I’m so disappointed in my self for not doing anything sooner but I’ve made an appointment to get a referral. The concerns are he is very intense when doing a task and gets...
Anonymous
I know this is a massively broad question: But for those of you who have or your child have autism (or any behavioural issues/ADHD ect) ... What were the very earliest signs? What are the main things that pop out in your child to make you think it was possible? And, any other useful advice about...