Most doctors believe that autism can’t be detected until around age two and a half or three when the obvious withdrawn or delayed symptoms are visible. However, researchers and experts are beginning to observe symptoms at an earlier age, and possibly even as early as six months … [Read more...] about Early Autism Detection: What Do Parents Need to Know?
To go along with Jennifer Holt's article on being a social butterfly in the January issue, here are some extra resources for parents. The New Social Story Book, Revised and Expanded 10th Anniversary Edition: Over 150 Social Stories That Teach Everyday Social Skills to … [Read more...] about Resources for Parents from Jennifer Holt
Parenting a special needs child is one of the most daunting and rewarding tasks a parent could ever be asked to do. Many evenings I have found myself lying in the dark, crying out to God and begging Him to heal my son's autism. I have also spent many nights worrying about … [Read more...] about Encouragement for the Weary by Jennifer Holt