autism · Parenting · relationships · special needs

What Defines A Person?

  I have a young man, a beautiful, smart, creative, young man. He is the light of my life, the one who has taught me more than I ever learned in any academic setting.   My son has taught me how to be a mama. He has taught me that no two kids are the… Continue reading What Defines A Person?

Parenting · special needs

Multidisciplinary Teams & Your Special Needs Child – Part 2

Parenting is not a task for the faint of heart, but parenting a child with special needs is exhausting to say the least. That’s why having a strong multidisciplinary team for your child with special needs child is so important. Team building is always a challenge, but when it comes to our children, we have… Continue reading Multidisciplinary Teams & Your Special Needs Child – Part 2

Parenting · special needs

Your Kid Has Special Needs, Too

  Dear Parents, This blog is all about being a special needs parent, especially a parent to D. D has high functioning autism, we have some pretty big challenges as his parents. We have behaviors, needs for control, rigid thinking, school anxiety, generalized anxiety, and, and, and…. We also have an amazing young man who… Continue reading Your Kid Has Special Needs, Too