Autism 5K walk and run

Autism 5K walk and run

Children with autism grow up to become adults with autism. We're with them ... every step of the way. Support that lasts a lifetime. Howard County Autism Society’s Every Step Counts Autism Walk & 5K Run - Hybrid Edition Two ways to participate in 2020! In-person*...

favorite toy is gone and their house has burned up

favorite toy is gone and their house has burned up

How do you tell a child with autism that their favorite toy is gone and their house has burned up? The 7-year-old boy with autism experienced the Almeda Fire differently than anyone else, including his mother, father and older brother, though they all lost the...

Back to school or continue virtual?

Back to school or continue virtual?

Good morning family!! I pray everyone is in good health and in good spirits. I know everyone is short for time especially now that the children are back in school so we're going to get straight to the point. In case you missed the last blog, Baltimore County Schools...

What does autism look like?

What does autism look like?

'What does autism look like?' 20-year-old confronts stereotypes on TikTok Lots of people tell 20-year-old Paige Layle that she “doesn’t look autistic,” from commenters on her TikTok videos to an interviewer at a local TV station. They usually mean it as a compliment —...

The faces of autism: Family raises money for Autism Speaks

The faces of autism: Family raises money for Autism Speaks

There are many faces to autism. None look the same. One of those faces is the 3-year-old son of Nathan and Lyndsey Southern. “Johnathan was just recently diagnosed, but we’re waiting for his final appointment to find out exactly where he’s at on the spectrum,” said...

COVID-19 and Autism: The hurdles to overcome

COVID-19 and Autism: The hurdles to overcome

The CDC estimates that 1 in 54 children have autism. For these kids and those with other special needs, access to learning services is vital, but with COVID-19 many of those offerings are stuck on pause. For Brad Davis when it was announced that school and other...

Cannabis and autism, explained

Cannabis and autism, explained

Hello family I found this interesting article online. Let me know what you think.   Over the past decade, autistic people and their families have increasingly experimented with medical marijuana and products derived from it. Many hope these compounds will...

Life of an autism mom

Life of an autism mom

Happy 6th Birthday Jayson!! Hello family. I'm going to get straight to the point. I am over this pandemic. I am sure, similar to me, the pandemic has caused significant havoc to every family in the entire world. The pandemic has literally impacted every aspect of our...

Life of an autism mom

Life of an autism mom

SEG Center Family Good morning SEG Center family. I pray everyone is well and is healthy. As we continue in this season of a pandemic and uncertainty, I pray that the peace of God that surpasses all understanding will continue to live in our hearts. In this monthly...

Aussie mom says she ‘hates’ her children’s autism

Aussie mom says she ‘hates’ her children’s autism

Aussie parenting blogger Sarah Mills defends post in which she says she 'hates' her children's autism An parenting blogger has defended a Facebook post in which she revealed she "hates" her children's autism, calling it "absolute hell". Aussie mum Sarah Mills shares...