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My Helper: How Chores Can Be Done By A Child With Autism

My Helper: How Chores Can Be Done By A Child With Autism

Children (Generally speaking) love to “help”. But when the sweet boy in question is your moderate-verbal 11 year old with ...
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Autism: Boyhood To Manhood

Autism: Boyhood To Manhood

Autism parents secretly (And sometimes not so secretly) hope that things “get better as they get older”. You know, who ...
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Autism: Jester vs King

Autism: Jester vs King

I have been living in Autism City for many years (And moving out isn’t an option ) You can say ...
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Autism Parents: You Are Better Than You Think!

Autism Parents: You Are Better Than You Think!

We live in a country where academic achievement is worshiped and where A’s are synonym of intelligence. One of the ...
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Seeing Your Child Overcome Autism Related Challenges

Seeing Your Child Overcome Autism Related Challenges

Last Thursday, was my middle son’s 11th birthday. As the date was approaching, a lot of thoughts were running through ...
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A Hard Look At A Practical Approach To Autism Awareness Month

A Hard Look At A Practical Approach To Autism Awareness Month

It is almost April and around this time, I am usually approached by organizations, companies or individuals who seek my ...
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This Problem Can’t Be Solved With A Bandage

Let me start by saying that we seem to approach major issues in T&T with a “bandage-like approach”. What do ...
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10 Things I Do To Help Me Cope As An Autism Parent

When people find out I have three children with autism (After the initial shock!) the question that follows is: “How ...
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