asd · aspie · family · HFA · transitions

Transitions Part I: Family Dynamics

Are we coming or going? Chaos is a part of life when there are four children in the house. I’ve come to terms with the fact that when I sweep, someone will walk through the pile. In fact, every time I mop, someone slips and falls. I’m good with that. It means I have kids,… Continue reading Transitions Part I: Family Dynamics

asd · aspergers · aspie · autism · insurance · mental health · PRTF · residential placement · RTC

My Beautiful Son & His Current Placement: The Nitty Gritty

Many people have asked us many questions about why we chose the route we did to find treatment to help our son. We have been asked if he will come home, what kind of treatment is he receiving there that he can’t receive at home, and am I afraid of things that can happen while… Continue reading My Beautiful Son & His Current Placement: The Nitty Gritty

asd · aspergers · aspie · family · kids · loving · PRTF · residential placement · siblings

Genuine, Unconditional Love

As parents, we see our children deal with disappointment. We watch as our son is the last chosen for the kickball team at recess, we watch as our daughter is shunned by the kids on the playground, we hear our children being called names by other children. We hug our children, hold them close, and… Continue reading Genuine, Unconditional Love