One Important Step I Took for My Daughter’s Future
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One Important Step I Took for My Daughter’s Future

  After my daughter with autism turned 18, there were several things that I had to do for her future. Many of those things started well before she turned 18 and that included financial planning. But this one thing? This is one of the most important steps I took for my daughter’s future. Thanks to…

How to Use PECS to Give Your Autistic Child the Gift of Communication
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How to Use PECS to Give Your Autistic Child the Gift of Communication

“Just use your words” How often do you hear that phrase? For that matter, how often have you used that phrase? With my neurotypical daughter, I have tried to refrain from using it. And that’s not because I don’t want to remind her of her expansive vocabulary. But, it’s mostly because I never really had…

Back to School Survival Tips for Parents of Autistic Children
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Back to School Survival Tips for Parents of Autistic Children

Just as your child is going to receive a back-to-school supply list? Here are a few things that you should be doing to get ready for back to school. Yes, you- mom or dad of an autistic child. There are some specific things that you’re going to need. I won’t leave you empty-handed though. At…