My name is Alissa Auer and my son Christopher has bi-polar and Autism. He’s always had problems communicating with others but I don’t think it became as apparent to him much as a child until he entered high school. He was old enough to realize that he was quite different..
Many things are happening in the world of autism. You cannot get online without seeing another research study about what is the cause, or what is not the cause. As I prepare for April, Autism Acceptance Month, I have mixed emotions. I am happy there is a forum to teach..
I Am A Special Needs Parent We were diagnosed with autism very early- barely age 2 with a full-fledged autism diagnosis. The toddler years were spent navigating a whole new system of therapies, interventions, the latest news in the growing obsession of “what causes autism,” and doctors, doctors, and more..
So it was a routine 2yr check up. The doctor had me fill out a questionnaire. I didn’t pay much attention to it. Looking back I never had the “I knew something was wrong” feeling so many other mothers reported. I expected his speech would be delayed by a previous..
Hi, my name is Teah, I had a very bad life growing up….. from watching my mom be beaten by ex-boyfriends to being abused multiple ways…..but on September 13, 2006, my cousin was born….The day he came home from the hospital his mother grabbed him by the throat and through..
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Submitted by Charlie Threatt Charlie Threatt was born on April 8 1995. He grew up and spent most of his life in Kansas City, Missouri. He was a child born with an autism syndrome P.D.D.N.O.S. He didn’t talk much when he was a baby. He was very quiet and always..
Submitted by Sheri Hi ya’ll, I want to share my story of how I’m bullied and treated badly because I’m autistic. I’m wanting to spread awareness to show that not everybody who tends to themselves are “weird” or “stupid”. Ok so it all started when I was diagnosed with Autism..