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Parenting Perspective: Carrie Cariello’s Autism Parenting Story (S6E27)

Carrie Cariello shares talks about her journey raising her autistic son Jack

Weekly Parenting Q&A: How to let go so our kids can become more independent (S6E26)

Learning to let so our autistic kids can grow and become more independent can be scary

Listener Question Series: How To Help Our Autistic Kids Navigate Divorce (S6E22)

A few tips that can help your autistic child adjust after a major life change like divorce

Recommitting to self-care

If you’ve listened to the podcast or even my Facebook Lives, you’ve probably heard me talk about hitting a wall last year. I don’t share this for sympathy or anything like that. I talk about it because I desperately want you to never experience what I went through. Last year and part of this year, …

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Helping kids learn to manage their big emotions with Mightier

Hey parents, some days don’t you just feel like you’re riding an emotional roller coaster? Trust me, I’ve been there. Navigating the stormy seas of big emotions with your autistic child can feel overwhelming. It’s hard seeing your child struggle, and sometimes you might feel lost and alone. But I promise – you’re not alone. …

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Unveiling the Unique Advantages of Weighted Pillows for Kids with #Autism, #ADHD, and #Sensory Processing Disorders

When it comes to supporting children with autism, ADHD, or sensory processing disorders, the significance of sensory tools cannot be overstated. Weighted pillows are a brand new invention and have emerged as a powerful resource, providing numerous benefits that make them a preferred choice over weighted blankets, especially for children. In this post, we will …

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Yoga for Stress Relief: Techniques to Find Inner Peace

Life can sometimes be overwhelming, bringing physical and psychological challenges. Fortunately, yoga is a powerful method for subduing stress and reaping inner peace.  By combining physical postures, breath control, and meditative exercises, the holistic practice of yoga helps manage stress levels and restore inner tranquility.  (Source: Pexels) Understanding Stress and its Impact: Stress can harm our …

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It’s not about perfection, it’s about progress

I’m really excited about today. We’re all going over to my brother’s house for the 4th and it’s gonna be awesome. There will be some new people there and it’s gonna be awesome. The boys are currently helping my parents on a project in the backyard while I’m getting caught up on some work. I’ve …

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