Autism Adventures at the DMV

Nathan with Photo ID-autism

At age 19, I finally took my son to the DMV last week, but it wasn’t to get his license…it was to get a photo ID. You see, Nathan has autism and will never drive a car. To prep for the experience my husband and I went on the government website, filled out the paperwork…

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Top 10 Worries of Parents of Autistic Children

father walking with daughter autism awareness

With April being Autism Awareness month, I thought I’d share the top 10 worries of parents of autistic children (both high and low functioning). 1. Deciphering physical needs Understanding their physical needs–especially if they are non-verbal or minimally verbal is complicated. Will I know if he has a headache, a toothache, or how he feels when…

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