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Julie Hornok

Julie Hornok is a writer, wife, mom, and passionate advocate for families living with autism. Her works have been seen in The Chicken Soup for the Soul series, Parenting Special Needs Magazine, Thrive Magazine, Autism Spot, Literary Mama (Oct. 2017) and many more publications. She also received Honorable Mention in the Memoirs/Personal Essay category of the 86th Annual Writer’s Digest Writing Competition (2017). When she is not busy driving her three kids all over town, she loves to give back to the community by planning special needs events. For more info visit www.juliehornok.com.

The Best Ways to Support Siblings of Autistic Children

The Best Ways to Support Siblings of Autistic Children http://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/autism-siblings-support/

Every day my oldest son, Andrew, and my daughter with autism, Lizzie, rode their scooters down the block.  They would go just out of my sight to the same crack in the sidewalk where Lizzie would turn around; then they would race back to me. For months, I walked with them fearing they would go […]

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