1. Introduction. 2. Parents' Corner. 3. The Bedroom. 4. The Kitchen. 5. Playroom. 6. The Bathroom. 7. The Sitting Room. 8. The Garden. 9. Out and About. 10. The Office.
Visit different rooms in the home to understand how to support children with autism
Tara Leniston is an actress and mother of three children. Her son
Dylan has ASD.
Rhian Grounds is a Speech and Language Therapist and has worked with children and young people with autism of all ages across London and Wales.
Coming Home to Autism offers accessible and practical ideas,
which you can try out tomorrow - no expensive resources needed!
Together Tara and Rhian open up the world of living, loving, and
supporting children with autism and their families. This is one of
those books that you keep going back to; to be inspired, reassured,
and delighted. -- Sophie Walker, Senior Practitioner, Mansfield
Autism Statewide Service, Victoria, Australia
This book provides a much-needed practical guide that families and professionals can dip in and out of in order to learn more about development in children with autism. It is full of creative activities and strategies that can be used to support children with autism within their home environment. -- Alice Carter, Speech and Language Therapist, BSc Speech Sciences, MASL TIP
An open, honest, and positive book describing everyday life for families living with ASD. Full of common sense, reassuring advice - a real bible for those with newly-diagnosed children - and explained with humour and love. It's full of helpful tips and strategies that ALL families would benefit from! -- Zoe Garbarz, Inclusion Co-ordinator, Our Lady of Lourdes RC Primary School, UK
A treasure for any parent of a child with ASD. My son Harry was diagnosed with ASD two years ago, and I was left feeling alone and confused. Reading this book has taken me from the isolation so many of us parents feel, to a community of care and understanding. This book is like a much-needed hug at the end of a bad day. -- Alli Mac Donnell, Model and Ambassador for Autism Ireland