Autism Awareness

Pool Safety Checklist for Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder

By |2019-08-20T09:36:01-04:00August 20th, 2019|Categories: Autism Awareness|Tags: , , , , |

Keeping our kids safe around water. With the heat of summer in full swing and swimming pools beckoning, children with autism spectrum disorder may be particularly susceptible to peril. Drowning is the leading cause of death for children with the developmental disorder, so it’s imperative for parents of children with autism to be [...]

Being A Woman With Autism: Expressing Myself Beyond the Spectrum

By |2019-07-30T12:16:16-04:00July 30th, 2019|Categories: Autism Awareness|Tags: , , , |

As the Nike Motto says “Just Do It,” that is how I approach my aspirations in life. I’m getting married, I live on my own with my fiancée, I can drive, I have a Bachelor’s degree and I’m employed full-time working with young children with and without special needs. Someone may ask me why [...]