January 19, 2017
Betsy Devos’ nomination and (likely) confirmation as Secretary of Education ushers in a new era of autism advocacy. Many autism advocates malign Ms. 479 more words
One Election Day, America changed. We elected a man who had made unprecedented statements regarding people from all walks of life. I will hold off on my opinions on building the wall and grabbing women by the pussy as much as I can. 1,821 more words
This morning I spent quite a bit of time on the phone with a research assistant to a geneticist out of Columbia University who is trying to gather information about presentations of Kif1A mutations, what families found to be beneficial with the intent of sharing all the information (without identyfing info) collected among the participants. 121 more words
This meme makes me smile.
Every parent with a child who has Autism (and likely many parents of children who have other diagnosis’ as well), are inundated with people asking if they have heard that new research has found that “X” causes Autism, or that “Y” is a foolproof way to cure your child with Autism. 330 more words
20 January 2017
In just over a week I have 4 year old starting school. A time that could have been filled with anxiety, IEP meetings, funding applications and trepidation is instead filled with excitement, joy and relief. 978 more words