A mom is being told to have her toddler sent to a speech therapist but wants to understand the benefits of doing so first. Amalah has very strong opinions about this.
It’s often said that girls on the autism spectrum “present differently,” but what exactly does that mean? Today we’re looking at both generalities and a few hallmark specifics of how autistic girls are unlike their male counterparts.
A mom needs help and support for herself as she comes to terms with her son’s varied special needs diagnoses.
My son is about to be evaluated for a speech delay and I’ve never felt so alone.
At what point — when special education and speech therapy and other services are the norm in your child’s life — do you explain to them that they’re different? And how?