I Know You Don’t Want To Talk About This, But…

When my son was diagnosed with autism at age 5, I was in so much pain that I just disconnected from myself. I knew I had some anger, but what I didn’t realize was just how angry I was that my son had autism. Then I started hanging around with some autism moms who were...
The First Step to Autism Recovery

The First Step to Autism Recovery

If you’re reading this post, we probably have a lot in common. I might have even felt some of the feelings you are feeling right now. When my son, Ben, was five, he was diagnosed with autism. I remember the moment the doctor told us Ben was on the spectrum, because I...

New Therapies for ASD and ADD/ADHD

One of the least known but most powerful therapies I know of is The Son-Rise Program®, part of the Autism Treatment Center of America™. The SonRise Program® is, a powerful and effective treatment for children and adults challenged by Autism, Autism Spectrum Disorders,...

Hope for Autism Treatment

On March 27, 2014, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) announced new statistics on autism. According to their research, autism now affects one in 68 children, and one in 42 boys. That means that vitually every grade in elementary school has at least one child with...

Things People Said

“Is he retarded, or what?” “Autism’s not curable!” “Don’t use the word ‘recovered’. It’s dangerous. You don’t want to give yourself or others false hope.” “Don’t overpromise!”...