Autism Autistic Burnout

What is Autistic Burnout?

Some adults with autism report that they feel chronic exhaustion, loss of skills, and reduced tolerance to stimulus. Many people with autism, they talk about it, as if it’s a burnout. And there are many people with autism who experience this. However, it’s not formally recognized by doctors or therapists. So there’s a big disconnect […]


Autism Children Burnout

Can children get “Autistic Burnout”?

My last post was all about the introduction of what autistic burnout is. I got several questions from parents who said they have young children, and they were asking can a young child have autistic burnout, so let’s look into that. Why try to understand autistic burnout? “Autistic Burnout” is starting to be defined and […]


Suramin for Autism

What is Suramin and how does it help those with autism?

Warning: This information is not for beginners. So if your child is not on a special diet, then this is really not for you. This is information from a clinical trial. So this is from 2017. It’s cutting edge. This is not FDA approved for autism. The mechanism of action that I’ll explain in a […]


Autism Behavior Outburst

Autism- Does Anxiety Cause Behavior Outbursts?

Today’s post is for all the parents who have ever been told “That’s just autism”, when their child does something, it is such an unsatisfying answer. And I’m sure your gut intuition is like, no, no, no, there’s a reason for this behavior, whatever it is. So if you’re in that situation, read this post, […]


Autism Teacher support anxiety

How do teachers recognize and support anxiety?

Today’s blog is all about teachers, school, and anxiety.  Warning: this post is for everyone. Sometimes my blogs are for parents when they’re in the beginning stages of starting to heal autism, other times my posts are for way more advanced aspects of healing autism. This blog is for everyone and it will show you […]



Should I Give My Child With Autism A Vitamin D Supplement?

There’s a lot of good information in here that’s really going to help you with your child, so let’s get straight to it. Vitamin D Vitamin D is a potent neurosteroid important for brain neural development and antioxidant mechanisms. The cerebrospinal fluid contains vitamin D and enzymes, which take part in vitamin D synthesis in the brain.  […]


Autism: Do Digestive Enzymes Help?

So what are digestive enzymes? Great question. They’re plant or animal proteins that are similar to the enzymes in our human gastrointestinal tract that help us digest the food we eat. In 2009 the autism research Institute parents survey found that of the 2,350 responses 62% saw a benefit in using digestive enzymes for their child […]


Does NAC Help Irritability?

Warning – This is Not for Beginners N-acetylcysteine is used as the culture media for candida. Meaning that if your child has yeast overgrowth or dysbiosis, NAC is food for exactly what you don’t want to grow. In the lab, NAC is used as food – that’s what scientists call culture media – for candida. […]


Autism: Will Speaking A Second Language Cause More Language Problems?

I’ll quickly go through language acquisition in typically developing children. There are several contributing factors to second language acquisition: Age the child is first exposed to the second language Duration of language exposure Maternal education Socio-economic status Maternal immigration status Maternal language proficiency The Concern Many bilingual parents are concerned about introducing a second language […]