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Autism and Anxiety – Part 3 – tips for dealing with anxiety.
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Autism and Anxiety – Part 3 – tips for dealing with anxiety.

The previous two articles in this series looked at anxiety in people with autism, and how it can affect them. This article will try and look at some of the things that can be done to either stop anxiety, or lessen its impact. The tips might not work for everyo...
Autism and Anxiety – Part 2 – the effects of anxiety.
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Autism and Anxiety – Part 2 – the effects of anxiety.

Anxiety can have a huge impact on the lives of those who suffer from it. It often goes hand in hand with other mental health conditions, and can also have a physical impact on anyone who has to live with it; affecting their physical and mental health as well a...
Autism and Anxiety – Part 1 – why are people with autism more likely to experience anxiety?
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Autism and Anxiety – Part 1 – why are people with autism more likely to experience anxiety?

Anxiety is something that can affect anyone. It can cause feelings of nervousness, fear and stress, as well as making those that suffer from it physically ill. Anxiety can come in small amounts, or it can be so extreme that those affected can not bring themsel...
Autism and Anxiety –  The Shapes of Fear
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Autism and Anxiety – The Shapes of Fear

Does your child withdraw into his own world at times? Or get upset by changes in his routine or environment?  Is he reluctant to try anything new?  Have routines that simply ‘have to be done’ often in a specific order?   Or is she a ‘collector’ - filling her p...