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Hearing Aids For Autistic Child

Me and Autism Son

My son’s surgery was rescheduled for January, because he had the flu. We got a phone call from the doctor, and she wants to push it to April. Why? Because she wants to look at placing a hearing aid at the same time. This has me worried. We have not decided about hearing aids . . . → Read More: Hearing Aids For Autistic Child

A Mom’s Lesson Learned Raising an Autistic Child

Play dough game

Raising an Autistic child can be very challenging, and at times heartbreaking. The following story is an autism mom’s lesson learned raising her autistic child. I hope you enjoy reading it as much as I did. It’s sad, but also inspiring.

It was 6:09 pm on a chilly November evening when the most beautiful . . . → Read More: A Mom’s Lesson Learned Raising an Autistic Child

Daughter Explaining Autism To Friends

lizzie and dean

It’s not easy for a 10 year old to explain to her friends about autism. My daughter has a bowling league she participates in on Saturdays. I take her and my son to it, and the lanes are filled with the kids in the league. I go early, find a table close . . . → Read More: Daughter Explaining Autism To Friends

Renting Textbooks and Operation Smile Donations

operation smile

It’s been about 16 years since I have bought textbooks for college. Back then, they were expensive. These days, they still are. I went onto Amazon to find out the cost of an Accounting text book. The lowest price for the one I searched on was $179. I then went over to . . . → Read More: Renting Textbooks and Operation Smile Donations

Sleepover With Autism Friend A Success

cardboard dollhouse

I wasn’t too worried about my daughter’s sleepover. I knew there would be a few rough moments, but they weren’t bad. All things considered, I think my daughter’s sleepover with her autism friend was a success. They both had a great time. My daughter’s new best friend was a little scared of . . . → Read More: Sleepover With Autism Friend A Success

Ending OT Therapy For Autism Child

We've come a long ways.

We’ve come a long ways.

It’s time for my son’s yearly plan to be updated for OT (Occupational Therapy). His OT therapist asked me what I think he needs to work on. I couldn’t think of anything, except speech goals. She couldn’t think of anything, either. I am working on things at home, . . . → Read More: Ending OT Therapy For Autism Child

Shocking Letter Targeting Autism Child

aspergers teenager

My Sweet Son

I read an article today about a Canadian family that received a letter from a neighbor. The letter was a hate mail letter directed towards their autistic son. Their teenage son, severely autistic, sounds a lot like mine. I cringed and was sickened by this quote in the . . . → Read More: Shocking Letter Targeting Autism Child

Disciplining An Autistic Teenager

Dean Confirmation 5

It was bound to happen. My little boy is a teenager. He’s not just a teenager, he’s an autistic teenager. I have had to learn a lot of new things with my autistic teenage boy. I think that one of the hardest has been disciplining an autistic teenager. My son is tall . . . → Read More: Disciplining An Autistic Teenager

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