Some Thoughts as Autism Awareness Month Comes to an End… | 5 Minutes for Special Needs | Circa April 29, 2009

Posted: 29 Apr 2009 09:00 AM PDT The month of April is coming to a close, and with it ends Autism Awareness Month. However, so many of us don't have an end to Autism. It is an ongoing, daily struggle filled with accomplishments, setbacks, discoveries, joy and pain. It is a journey, and the topography … Continue reading Some Thoughts as Autism Awareness Month Comes to an End… | 5 Minutes for Special Needs | Circa April 29, 2009

5 Minutes for Special Needs: Snake Oil? I Hope Not. | Circa Oct 29, 2008

5 Minutes for Special Needs Snake Oil? I Hope Not. Posted: 29 Oct 2008 03:00 PM CDT Last week, an article titled “Reaching An Autistic Teen” appeared in the New York Times. As the mother of a 16 year old diagnosed with Asperger’s Syndrome, my interest was piqued. I made it through the long, multi-page article, and then … Continue reading 5 Minutes for Special Needs: Snake Oil? I Hope Not. | Circa Oct 29, 2008