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How I’m Teaching My Autistic Child About Consent

By |2020-01-27T11:50:18-05:00January 27th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

Teaching My Child About Consent. People with intellectual disabilities are much more likely to be victims of sexual assault. That's why I needed to teach my 7-year-old son what's inappropriate and how to protect himself. Since I knew the conversation wouldn't be easy to navigate, I turned to experts who offered helpful tips [...]

The Many Gifts of a Daily Journal

By |2019-06-04T14:19:56-04:00June 4th, 2019|Categories: Education, Parenting, Uncategorized|Tags: , |

How journaling has helped my son. Typical kids go to school and they share pieces of their lives with peers and teachers with ease. Classrooms and hallways are abuzz with news like: “We got a new puppy.” “My brother is home sick.” “I went to the aquarium this weekend. The otters are my [...]