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Top 8 Things You Should Never Say To a Person With Autism

Here are some things you should not say to people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD): 1. You don’t care about anybody but yourself Let me explain. Even though it may seem like people on the autism spectrum don’t care about others (and it may be true that some don’t), many do. We just might not […]

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18 Things To Remember If You Love A Person With Autism

I still remember the first time a friend of mine from college found out his son had autism. “My wife and I face enough obstacles as it is, I wonder what more challenges an autistic child might add to the marriage”, he said. Will they ever find love and acceptance? If you love and care for […]

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9 Early Signs of Autism (That I Missed)

The early signs of autism aren’t always apparent in toddlers. Or, they’re at least not easily recognized as the signs of classic autism. But, when the expectations placed on your child increase (especially social), these signs of autism start to be more evident. For example, you may not notice your child’s struggle with social skills until they begin […]