Autism Behavior

10 Enlightening Answers: Ask an Autistic Person

Embracing the Spectrum – a message of hope & love in our journey with autism
Have you ever wanted to know what it’s like to live the life of an autistic person? I have a son with autism, but he does not express his feelings in a way I can und…

Changing Behavior Patterns

Embracing the Spectrum – a message of hope & love in our journey with autism
If you read the last post, you know the Squeaker’s behavior has challenged us lately. I’ve really been at my wit’s end racking my brain trying to figure …

Behavior Issues: I Want My Son Back

Embracing the Spectrum – a message of hope & love in our journey with autism
After a week of time away from my boys, I missed them. I looked forward to seeing them again. I had no thoughts of behavior issues or kids fighting. In fact, I wrote here …

The Roller Coaster

Embracing the Spectrum – a message of hope & love in our journey with autism
Perhaps if you’re the parent of a child with Autism, you can relate to the feeling of being on a roller coaster. Or, if you’re like me, maybe it feels less sta…

The Best of My Son

Embracing the Spectrum – a message of hope & love in our journey with autism
Sometimes I get jealous of the school. I’m well aware that they get the best part of the day with my son. As I sit here with him now, he’s peaceful and quiet. …

Punch, Anyone? What a Meltdown Looks Like

Embracing the Spectrum – a message of hope & love in our journey with autism
Have you ever gotten punched in the face before? Kicked in the head? Has anyone ever beat the ever-loving crap out of you for no discernible reason? What did you do? Did y…

The Roller Coaster

Embracing the Spectrum – a message of hope & love in our journey with autism
Perhaps if you’re the parent of a child with Autism, you can relate to the feeling of being on a roller coaster. Or, if you’re like me, maybe it feels less sta…

A First That You Don’t Want To Experience

Embracing the Spectrum – a message of hope & love in our journey with autism
I could probably list half a dozen moments that make a parent feel helpless: having a sick child that you can’t cure, boo-boos that you can’t kiss away, babies…

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