* What does your Autism look like?

Here’s a special parent’s perspective when asked about her son. What a wonderful mom!

Square Peg in a Round Hole

One fine day, not too long ago, I was asked what kind of Autism my son had, and I didn’t really know how to answer that question. The way I see it is this: no two Autism’s are alike. Sadly, I almost thought about it like Salsa; there’s mild, medium (moderate), and Spicy (severe). Yeah, I know it’s not exactly a politically correct way to look at it, but I did.

This is usually how it goes (not for everyone, but for some. One day a red flag or two presents its self. It might be ignored, because kids can be quirky sometimes. Right? But then it happens again. And again. And again, until someone else notices it before you do. They approach you very carefully about it. But you pooh-pooh it, because hey… “kids can be quirky.”

… right?

Mild, moderate, and severe cases are being diagnosed everyday, and…

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