What is happening in the world of autism locally, nationally and around the globe.
Back to School!
Published: 03 September 2020
As we return to school after lockdown we have thought very hard at Newfield about how to prepare the children to return and how to ease the transition. We know that they have experienced a lot of changes in recent times and routines have been disrupted like never before! We want to help our children in the School for Autism feel prepared…
COVID-19: how does the coronavirus pandemic affect autistic people?
Published: 28 April 2020
One of the features of Autism is that people with Autism struggle with change. The worldwide COVID-19 pandemic has thrown everything in our routines and daily lives into turmoil and this is a challenge for everyone, but for people with autism this sudden, unexpected change and disruption to everyday life is particularly difficult..
Eating and Autism - Picky Eaters!
Published: 06 February 2020
In the second of our series of blogs about eating and autism we are looking at children who eat a very limited range of foods. Some children with autism are very restricted in what they will eat. They may be averse to certain textures e.g. only eating dry, crunchy foods. They may only consume certain brands of food or they may only eat a few foods…
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