Dogs and autism have mixed for some time now. Whether they stop children from wandering off, or tracking when they go missing, dogs are a huge asset.
As a battle hardened Marine, I expected that fear was no stranger and had a familiar essence. What I did not anticipate, was that fear is actually wavering, and adapts. You see, I felt as though there was only one true kind of fear.
Bottom Line Up Front: Every parent imagines their child playing sports at some point in their lives while growing up. It could be football, soccer, baseball, dance or even cheerleading. Nothing changes that, and most still try no matter the obstacles they face. I have…
You making some life decisions in the kitchen when your email starts going off about purchases being made on your TV. Oh no, Carter has finally figured it out and has gone on a Goosebump extravaganza
Since his second brain tumor resection, he has had to attend Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, and Physical Therapy throughout the week. This is on top of 3-5 hours of ABA therapy daily Monday through Friday. Kelli is a busy momma, and she isn’t going out to chase her dreams at the moment because of this.
There is plenty of discussion regarding support, awareness, and best approaches to making day to day life better. However, one key aspect is the other children in the house and how they react and take in the situation. For us, we have Miss Kinley, and what a true gem she is.
Going on vacation can be a challenge for families with special needs children, and finding a fun place for the day can be impossible. Check out our post on Dollywood to see why this place is right for you and your family.
One of the most frustrating things for us is dealing with the public schools and autism. Multiple attempts of different ideas, and still nothing.