• Understanding Autism from the Inside

    “Academics came easily to me. The rest of life—not so much.”
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Autism Awareness is About Telling Our Stories…

“On December 26th, 1990 Marguerite Elisofon gave birth to premature twins: Samantha and Matthew. Marguerite and her husband soon noticed their daughter lagged behind her brother in ways that scared them. Samantha, they learned, was on the autistic spectrum. Most “experts” weren’t optimistic about her chances for leading a normal …

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Worst Parents Ever!!

Today started out with the best of intentions; really, it did! So then how did I wind up with one kid in school with no lunch and another no socks??? When we woke this morning the temperature outside was 20 BELOW zero, without the wind chill factor. Although the upstairs …

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What IEP Accommodations Should I Ask for my Asperger’s Child?

Do you have an IEP (Individual Education Plan) meeting scheduled in order for your child to receive individualized help or accommodations in school but have no idea what to ask for, or what can be done to help them? Every child with or without autism has unique strengths and challenges; …

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