As An Autistic Child I Was Thankful For My Parents Advocacy

If you love someone on the autism spectrum, know your work and advocacy can make a huge difference. My parents for example made a significant impact in my journey growing up with autism. They never gave up on me, especially [...]

By |November 12th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Why Making Friends With Other Autism Parents Helped Me

This guest post by Kimberlee Rutan McCafferty, mother to two sons on the autism spectrum and an Autism Family Partner at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). Kim is also the author of a blog (autismmommytherapist.wordpress.com) about her two children [...]

By |November 10th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Incredible Writer Talks Having a Son with Autism and The Blog That Went Viral

Lauren Casper is the founder of the popular blog, laurencasper.com, where she shares her thoughts on life, parenting, and faith. She contributes regularly to the Autism Speaks website and The Mighty website, and has had numerous articles syndicated by The Huffington Post, The Today Show, and several other publications. Lauren takes great joy [...]

By |July 28th, 2015|Uncategorized|1 Comment

A Letter That My Mom Wrote About Raising Me as Someone on the Spectrum

A few years ago I received an email from a parent in regards to helping her grandson who has PDD-NOS. Maybe more than any of the other emails I had received before, this question was very detailed asking for several questions [...]

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