The Shadow Children

What is a “Shadow Child?”

Shadow Children are the siblings of children with autism, who live in the shadows of their disabled brothers and sisters.

Shadow Children need our attention—even though they may not outwardly be in crisis.

Shadow Children need our love—because they may not feel they are as important as their sibling(s) with special needs.

Check out today’s short video to learn about my experience with my Shadow Child, my daughter, 12 year-old Alina…

Then share YOUR experience in the comments below! This is an incredibly important conversation, so please share your thoughts!!!