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Meet Greg and Julie Y.… kaitlyn yawitz one the lucky ones able turn her passion for crafting into career thanks her parents unwavering support each morning she hops the car with her mom julie former adolescent therapist and special events coordinator head over their newly opened workshop doityourself craft studio that offers individual and group classes create the latest ontrend designs customizable decor accessories working alongside her mom also provides … with countless families through the years through the autism speaks walk events and they continue fundraise and walk support kaitlyns crew the best part being the board directly helping the people who need the most able provide information …
My son with autism is overcoming his challenges, finding his strengths… sandy petrovic registered nurse author public speaker instructional advisortutor college academic support center and the mother son the spectrum click here for more about and the book coauthored from each our perspectives … people never even consciously considered the social rejection david experienced when wanted nothing more than part the teen group the years that was bullied and lonely the panic attacks and neardepression that endured result snowballing life stress … but relish these challenges and are confident that david will master them his own time and his own way with the help and support family and mentorsmuch has handled every other hurdle the pastand just like every other young adult must figure out …
Parent Worries: Adult Son with Autism Still Obsessed with Barney… son 24 and the autism spectrum diagnosed with pddnos child works parttime home depot and attends socialsupport group called community connections twice week while continues get more involved with the adult world his job comes home and … educator peter gerhardt gerhardt who serves autism speaks family services committee has more than 30 years experience supporting teens and adults with autism educational residential vocational and community settings thanks for your question …
Summer is here! Four tips for a smooth transition… about first have grocery shopping and then get the park for information visual schedules check out our autism and visual supports guide find respite careincrease therapy time because the down time his schedule and with both parents working … help reach out local family members friends give you break provide care during work hours talk your other autism moms local support group see you can organize some play dates local parks pools homes reach out local autism organizations your area find …
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