Hi all, I just learned about this today:  Autism Explained The week of Sept 21-25, Autism Explained has 25 speakers (75% with autism!!) providing information about Autism.  FREE.  BIG names in the field, important topics, and entire day dedicated to women and girls.  Sign up!  I’ll see you in the virtual crowd.    

FUN EVENTS THIS SEPTEMBER: Join us for all the fun, FREE, and exciting events we have scheduled for the month of September. We have taken classic games that you know and love and adapted them for the world of virtual entertainment. Don’t let social distancing keep you from experiencing the joys of coming together with […]

As Covid 19 continues to impact the ability to spend time together, it does not lessen the stress of being a parent of caregiver.  All parents need support.  The ARC is offering FREE online Zoom support groups for parents and caregivers.  Check out the options below.   Tuesday, Sept 15, 2020 7 – 8 PM […]

So many links!  I am lucky that parents and others send me links to great info about autism, resources, and opportunities.  Here are just a few resources from the month of August: Dwellability, housing for people with disabilities, by people with disabilities.   Voting matters! As I say to all my clients: I don’t […]

In March I wrote two quick blog posts regarding friendship during Stay at Home orders. We are now in mid-July, watching Covid 19 numbers climb locally, and wondering about school in the fall.  Anxiety is on the rise, people are lonely, and friendship is, as always, a topic of conversation.  Please allow me to share […]

Ever wonder if you are over-parenting your child?  Autism or not, most parents wonder how they are doing, if they are finding the right balance of stepping back, protecting, teaching, or hovering. And your opinion might not match the opinion of others in your circle (other parents, your parents, teachers, therapists…). Check out this quick […]

Time to head to the grocery story: you need your list, money, keys…and mask, hand sanitizer, wipes…. Your heart pounds, the sweating starts, you are pretty sure you are having a heart attack and really don’t want to go to the hospital; you wonder if you might be going crazy.  Maybe going out isn’t even […]