4 Tips for What to do After You Receive an Autism Diagnosis for your Child
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4 Tips for What to do After You Receive an Autism Diagnosis for your Child

Dear mom or dad who has just received an autism diagnosis for their child- yes, navigating this initial autism diagnosis process can be emotionally taxing. Do not give up. Love your child because they are still your child. Always remember that. For right now? Take a deep breath. There is a light, this is not…

Managing Depression Following the Autism Diagnosis
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Managing Depression Following the Autism Diagnosis

I will not lie and say that every day is easy because it’s not. Here’s how to manage the depression that follows an autism diagnosis. Really, it’s all part of dealing with the initial diagnosis. Though your experience may not be the same as mine, if you are feeling these things? Know that you are not alone….

How to Find the Brighter Side of the Autism Diagnosis
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How to Find the Brighter Side of the Autism Diagnosis

The days that surround the initial autism diagnosis process can be difficult. Some days are easier than others though and eventually, yes, you will find the brighter side of the autism diagnosis. Just hang in there. You’ll get there soon enough. How to Find the Brighter Side to the Autism Diagnosis If you had said to…

How to Silence the Nagging Mom Guilt after an Autism Diagnosis
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How to Silence the Nagging Mom Guilt after an Autism Diagnosis

One of the main things that I struggled with after my daughter was diagnosed was mom guilt after the autism diagnosis. To be perfectly honest? There are still days that I struggle with this. It wasn’t just limited to the initial autism diagnosis, as I’ve come to learn. Did I Cause My Child’s Autism? I can’t tell…

How to Handle the Autism Mom Guilt Following the Autism Diagnosis
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How to Handle the Autism Mom Guilt Following the Autism Diagnosis

Following an autism diagnosis, you are likely to feel many things. Some moms may feel guilt. Here’s how to handle the autism mom guilt following the diagnosis.  It’s part of the on-going process of dealing with the initial autism diagnosis. Should I Feel Guilt After An Autism Diagnosis? After my daughter was diagnosed, there were so…

6 Important Reasons to Celebrate an Autism Diagnosis
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6 Important Reasons to Celebrate an Autism Diagnosis

I had once said that an autism diagnosis is not something that I would congratulate someone on, nor was it something I would order a cake for. But that doesn’t mean you can’t find the upside in a diagnosis. In fact, I think there’s plenty of good things that can be found after receiving a…