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Girl with Autism and Her Cat Create Stunning Paintings

This guest blog post is by photographer and mother Arabella Carter-Johnson of Leicestershire, England. Arabella's daughter Iris is on the autism spectrum and has received worldwide attention for her abstract paintings. Scroll down to see more examples of her now-famous artwork and visit her website here to purchase prints. Painting is therapuetic for Iris, as is her furry friend and painting assistant Thula.  

A Drop In The Ocean

This blog post is from Sonal, a speech language pathologist from Los Angeles.

I now understand the feelings and emotions parents go through when they hear the first word spoken by their kid, or when he took the first step, or even barely started making sounds.

Matthew and Me

Jennifer Toscano is an aide at a private school for children with autism in New Jersey. With 6+ years working in the special education field, Jen has been exposed to a number of unique opportunities and experiences. Jen has created great relationships with many different and complex children over the years. Jen continues to work passionately and love the children that change her life daily.