Technology and Autism

Technology is a beautiful thing. It can change lives. Years ago, our friend Charlie, who has since passed away, remarked that “someday, we will be able to collect all of our information and store it in a device the size of a credit card.” Charlie did not live to see his auspicious vision. So...

What Do You Do When Relatives Don’t Believe the Diagnosis and Question Your Parenting?

“Give him time.”   “She’s the last child born in the family; everyone does the talking for her.”   “Your expectations are too high, every child has his/her own timetable.”   “Don’t put him under a microscope. Relax and he will be...