On this week’s podcast, join me as I sit down with Brett Powell. After my conversation with Jamie Lewis Smith last week about her autism parenting experiences, Brett steps in to share the story of how he and Jamie united their families, offering his personal perspective on the journey.
Aug 09 2023
In this week’s parenting Q&A episode, we delve deep into the sensitive topic of helping autistic children navigate grief after a significant loss. For the first time, I share my personal journey through this challenging terrain, shedding light on a subject close to my heart. It’s an emotional episode, but I hope it offers support and guidance for those facing similar challenges.
Aug 07 2023
Aug 06 2023
As a parent, your primary goal is to keep your child healthy, happy, and safe. However, when you are parenting a child with autism, you face unique challenges that require a different approach to parenting. From navigating therapy appointments to managing a child’s special dietary needs, parenting a child with autism requires exceptional patience, understanding, …
Aug 05 2023
This week past week, there was an issue with Gavin’s transportation to and from work. His transport under the current plan expired last Friday and I didn’t know. Gavin is managing most of his life and all his supports work directly with him and I’m largely out of the loop. Gavin forgets to tell me …
Aug 04 2023
As a parent with an autistic child, your care plate will already be pretty full. So, if you are also facing life with a parent who has been diagnosed with dementia, you may be wondering how you are going to cope and what you need to do. Take a big deep breath, because even though this will …
Aug 04 2023
Aug 02 2023