Autism Mom

Being a mother is challenging…being a mother to a child with Autism, is much more challenging.  Autism presents in boys 4-1 in comparison to girls, 1 in 86 …1 in 160 (1 percent of the entire world has Autism) as stated in Rain Man in 1988, 1 in 2,000. 8 years ago, Mitchell was learning […]

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Our Story up to Age 9

The first few years of my son’s life appeared normal like most babies; nappy changes, bathing, feeding, tickling, crawling, seven teeth at 7 months, walking and his first words mum and dad. Through his early developing years, he would play like most children. Then shortly after his second birthday and for several months following he […]

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What is Autism

Autism is a disorder of neural development characterized by impaired social interaction and communication, and by restricted and repetitive behavior. The diagnostic criteria require that symptoms become apparent before a child is three years old.[2] Autism affects information processing in the brain by altering how nerve cells and their synapses connect and organize; how this […]

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A message from Beverly

As a mother of a son with Autism it is my goal to learn and try to understand as much as I can. Managing this process needs careful consideration and awareness of what is working and what is not needs to be captured. We as parents, family or friends need to become some level of […]

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