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AuSM’s highly trained, certified therapists have committed their careers to helping individuals with autism understand their diagnosis and address both the challenges and gifts that it can bring. The AuSM Counseling and Consulting Services team sends out a monthly email to answer questions submitted by the autism community.

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October: Got Advice for Unemployed Autistic Burnout Sufferers Who Don’t Qualify for Disability?

September: How Can I Foster My Friendships Within My Busy Schedule?

August: My Child Struggles with Schedule Changes – Any Strategies for Managing Disrupted Expectations?

July: Help Me Talk to My Child About Gender and Sexuality

May: Communication Strategies for Committed Relationships

April: Where/How Does All-Or-Nothing Thinking Fit Within Autism Characteristics?

March: Change is Hard – Even Transitioning to Spring

February: Home Remedies for the Winter Blues

Click below to read previous columns.


June 2022: Considering Coming Out, Wanting to Celebrate Pride

July 2022: Am I (Unintentionally) Being an Ableist?

August 2022: Back-To-School Anxiety

September 2022: Gaslighting and Sensitivity to Light and Smell

October 2022: What Can I Do to Cope With Fear?

November 2022: Revising the Morning Routine for Getting Ready

December 2022: Dealing With Grief During the Holidays

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