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As an #Autism parent, why don’t you get a break?

We’ve established that #Autism Parents aren’t getting the breaks they need. The next question is why. Why don’t you get the breaks you need?

(Discussion) How do you know when, if ever to mainstream your child with #Autism?

Lizze and I have been debating this for the last few school years but either can’t agree or just don’t know what to do. This debate or discussion is in regards to whether or not Elliott and Emmett’s current school is going to prepare them for higher education adequately. Elliott and Emmett are both in …

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Does your child with #Autism still believe in Santa Claus? 

We all know that Santa Claus is a huge part of celebrating Christmas and believing in him is part of the magic. There are many things that can impact the way our kids with Autism perceive the world and that got me thinking.  I’m wondering if your child with Autism still believes in the magic …

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I wish we had the energy to do more. Can anyone relate to this story? 

Lizze and I have had a large part of the day to ourselves.  The boys are at her parents house and won’t be home until Sunday afternoon. We spent the afternoon relaxing before running some errands and having a nice quiet dinner at home.  I want to get to a point where we have the energy …

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