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Diana Romeo

Diana Romeo is a full-time stay-at-home mother to two kids, a 13-year-old neurotypical girl (read drama queen) and a very sweet 15-year-old boy who has autism. She has a degree in Business Management and has worked in Human Resources. She enjoys reading, writing, cooking, walking, and yoga. She has been published in Exceptional Parent Magazine. She can be reached at dianaromeo@att.net.

Mom Shares What Life Is Like for an Autism Sibling

Mom Shares What Life Is Like for an Autism Sibling https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/mom-shares-what-life-is/

My girl is 15. She is curious. She has always loved to learn. Always asked questions. She is interested in life. She is a reader. She is a gymnast and a musician. She has a red belt in karate. She’s never been afraid to try things. Or maybe she has, but it doesn’t stop her. […]

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The Most Important Things I Learned From My Child’s Therapists

The Most Important Things I Learned From My Child’s Therapists https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/child-therapists-autism-lessons/

My son is 16 years old and is on the autism spectrum. He started speech therapy at age three and applied behavior analysis (ABA) at the age of four. He’s had occupational and music therapy and social skills groups led by therapists. A whole lot of therapy! Some of the therapies have been at school, […]

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