Autism and Meltdown Management

Meltdowns can be terrifying for both the autistic individual and the caregiver. As a mother, I’ve found myself feeling utterly helpless at times when my child is experiencing a meltdown. Seeing your loved one on sostrsss and not knowing if anything you are doing will provide comfort can be overwhelming. I find myself strategizing to develop prevention, so anything I can to prevent meltdowns. I’ve found that therapy, sensory work and practicing coping skills to manage frustration and anger has 

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“To SQL or not to SQL, that is the Question”

Part of an ongoing blog series discussing why we made certain technology choices.By Jerome Pascua Sr. Director of Software Design, “If you’ve met one individual with autism, you’ve met one individual with autism.” Dr. Stephen Shore We’ve architected our software to echo this sentiment in the sense that we want each of our users to have the ability to tailor the app to the needs of an individual. So what does that mean for us and our app? Well,

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Autism and Advocacy

We talk so much about advocating for our loves ones with autism. As a mother with a young child diagnosed with autism, I use the world advocate frequently. In fact, it’s become a constant in my daily vocabulary.  Personally, I have advocated for my child by fighting for testing and diagnoses. This allowed him to gain admission into school programs. I’ve advocated for the school services he needed. I did this through requesting PPT meetings and creating a case for

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App version 1.0.4 is available now!

The newest version of Rootines, 1.0.4 is available now. So what’s in it? The big news in this release is the ‘share profile’ feature. This can be found by clicking on profiles on the bottom navigation bar.     Then click on view profile of the person you’re tracking, Within the profile itself, you will see a share feature – the same icon you see on your phone if you’re sharing a document.      When you select this button, a new screen

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