A Robot Tutor at home

A Robot Tutor at home

Over the last few years I have come across various studies / news reports about robots being used to help teach autistic children.  Knowing … View Post
When will my non-verbal child speak?

When will my non-verbal child speak?

I can’t tell you how many times over the past 7 years I have googled ‘when will my child speak’ but … View Post
Learning to respond to ‘What do you want’ with PECS

Learning to respond to ‘What do you want’ with PECS

If you don’t know what the Picture Exchange Communication System® is then start with my post about phase one.&… View Post
What to expect from the PECS Level 1 Workshop

What to expect from the PECS Level 1 Workshop

Back in September 2016 I attended the PECS® Level 1 workshop for the first time. I felt very out of my depth at the time. … View Post
PECS Christmas Activity Book Set

PECS Christmas Activity Book Set

Finding the right gifts for our kids can be a challenge so when PECS UK told me they were creating a Christmas Activity Book … View Post
Learning to use sentences with PECS –  Phase 4

Learning to use sentences with PECS – Phase 4

If you don’t know what the Picture Exchange Communication System® is then start with my post about phase one.  For … View Post
The PECS Parent Pack – Review

The PECS Parent Pack – Review

I love that PECS UK have created a parent pack. It is essentially a beginners pack for parents who are getting started with the … View Post
Learning how to choose with kids TV shows

Learning how to choose with kids TV shows

For some of us making a choice is really easy.  I always know what my preference is and I rarely have an issue … View Post
PECS® Schedule Board Kit – Review

PECS® Schedule Board Kit – Review

I have been using visual aids with my kids for a while now and they both also use PECS to communicate. It took me … View Post
How to use Signing to Support Communication

How to use Signing to Support Communication

Language can be difficult for many different reasons and that is why using visual aids for young children and those with communication challenges is … View Post