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Articles written by people affected by autism (mom, dad, grandparent, sibling) or someone who is on the spectrum sharing personal accounts, happy moments, fears, etc.

Creative Images Communicate a Mother’s Struggles and Love

Creative Images Communicate a Mother’s Struggles and Love

This work explores my relationship with my son through photography as we learn and grow together. Over the past three years, my photographic work has been focused on my immediate family. This ongoing project was influenced by my son’s enthusiasm to learn through imagery. Communicating through photographs and documenting life has always been a passion… Continue Reading

Cookies For iPads – One Mom’s Special Mission for Hope

Cookies For iPads – One Mom’s Special Mission for Hope

When Melissa Satterfield’s son, Chase, was 2 ½, and still not speaking, she began to worry. She made an appointment with her pediatrician, who said it was probably just delayed early development. Melissa requested a referral to speech therapy, anyway, hoping that it would help. Around the age of three, Chase’s speech therapist said it… Continue Reading