Stories

Michael’s Story

Thursday, April 21st, 2011
By Margaret My son, Michael, was born 4 weeks premature – nearly 17 years ago. At the age of 18 months, he was diagnosed with PDD-NOS because he hadn’t started to walk or talk yet. At that time, we were Read More

Zidlow and Eli’s Story

Thursday, April 7th, 2011
By Zidlow I had just asked my son Elijah, who is fifteen, to shut down his computer and the TV and go to sleep. The cartoons he was watching had a bunch of different voices and sound-effects that were driving Read More

Spencer

Tuesday, April 5th, 2011
By Spencer’s Mom I am a mom of a four year old boy with autism named Spencer!  He loves Toy Story and time with his friends at the Montessori Autism Program he attends in our hometown of Folsom, CA.  Spencer Read More

Sherri

Thursday, March 31st, 2011
By Sherri I am the mother of three beautiful children. My twin daughters came into my life through adoption. My son came into my life through birth. My children are precious and have brought me more joy than I could Read More

Paul’s Story

Thursday, March 24th, 2011
By Paul I was diagnosed with autism at age 7, even though in the not-too-distant past, my doctor diagnosed me with Asperger’s Syndrome. When I was 7, there was no such term as “Asperger’s Syndrome.”  One was either autistic or Read More
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