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Patricia Wigginton

Patricia Wigginton is the mother of four wonderful children. Her six-year-old son James is on the spectrum. She is a strong advocate for her son and would someday like to start a non-profit organization in her town so that other ASD parents have access to the resources they need. She currently resides in Flowery Branch, Georgia.

Better Understanding Hyperlexia and Comprehension in Autism

Better Understanding Hyperlexia and Comprehension in Autism https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/better-understanding-hyperlexia-comprehension-autism/

Many parents with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) children are aware at some point that their child has a very accelerated splinter skill, a specific task that does not generalize to other tasks. For some parents, they may have noticed that their child is very advanced in art or music, and yet some highly advanced abilities […]

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