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Survival Tips for In-Home Therapy You Need to Know

Survival Tips for In-Home Therapy You Need to Know https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/survival-tips-in-home-therapy

So, you have decided that in-home therapy is the right move for you and your child. You’ve had the referral and the assessment, and the insurance company says yes—you’re all set, right? Well, almost! Before the therapist even rings the doorbell, take a moment to read eight tips for therapy survival to help make your […]

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Remarkable Narrative Illustrates Autism Has No Barriers

The Autistic Author and Animator, A Mother’s View Of A Daughter’s Triumph Janet Walmsley’s daughter Jenny, diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), faced many challenges on the way to reaching her dream of becoming a professional animator and published author. This heartfelt story relays the importance of perseverance, courage, being positive, and strength within a […]

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Issue 72 – Sensory Solutions For Life

Autism Parenting Magazine Issue 71 - Navigating A New Year https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/issue-71-navigating-a-new-year/

  Buy Single Issue Subscribe today and save 50% Features: Top Strategies To Enhance Your Child’s Capacity For Self Love A parent coach provides two exciting activities to help encourage self-love. Connie Hammer, MSW, PCI Certified Parent Coach® Autism and ADHD: Do You Know How To Help With Co-occurring Conditions? Learn both the differences and […]

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From Tears to Joy: A Special Homeschooling Journey

From Tears to Joy: A Special Homeschooling Journey https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/special-homeschooling-journey/

Laundry is overflowing in the hampers, the sink is full of dishes, and a mess of incomplete school work is strewn across the dining room table.  Cuddled together under a warm blanket, my son Ethan and I embrace the joy of reading a book together. It was all that could make that otherwise miserable January […]

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A Mom’s Story: When Homeschooling is the Best Choice for Life Learning

A Mom's Story: When Homeschooling is the Best Choice for Life Learning https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/when-homeschooling-is-the-best-choice-for-life-learning

As we approach graduation with my child with autism, I am able to reflect back on our journey. What an amazing journey it has been these last 10 years. I have seen my child blossom before my eyes with the knowledge that I had a hand in his success. We pulled Logan out of school […]

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Sensory Overload: How to Find What Works Best for Your ASD Child

Sensory Overload: How to Find What Works Best for Your Child with Autism https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/sensory-overload-what-works-best-autism

Needing a Band-Aid after scraping your knee seems like a rite of passage when it comes to childhood. I have many memories of running into my grandmother’s house in the summer and showing her my freshly scraped knee and waiting on the counter for her to come back with iodine and a bandage. It always […]

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The Remarkable Influence of Music on Life with Autism

The Remarkable Influence of Music on Life with Autism https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/influence-of-music-autism

“Lots of people with autism have specialties,” my son James said recently, “and my specialty is music!” James, now 15, is a born musician. His perfect pitch revealed itself before he was three, his little voice shouting out the names of notes in a restaurant where live musicians tuned their instruments, astonishing everyone in the […]

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An Exclusive Look at AUTISM With Gena Mann

An Exclusive Look at AUTISM With Gena Mann https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/an-exclusive-look-at-autism

Encouragement speaker Derrick Hayes gives an AUTISM interview by asking six questions through each letter in the word AUTISM to give readers an insightful perspective from parents, experts, entrepreneurs, and other leaders in the field. Today’s AUTISM interview is with Gena Mann, who is an autism mom and cofounder of a website called Wolf+ Friends, […]

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A Letter of Encouragement Inspires Special Needs Families

A Letter of Encouragement Inspires Special Needs Families https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/letter-inspires-special-needs-families

When Ewa Omahen met a woman at work who was in a state of despair over her son’s disabilities, she chose to reach out. As a mother of a 15-year-old son with autism, Ewa well understood the challenges that go hand-in-hand with raising children with special needs. Take a look at the touching letter Ewa wrote encouraging […]

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