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5 Tips for Helping Friends and Family Cope with Your Child's Autism
Mar 7, 2014 ... Are your friends and family spending too much time offering advice and too little time providing really useful help as you cope with autism?
Autism and Family Life - Autism Spectrum Disorders - About.com
Autism can pull a family apart -- or help bring it together. Here are ideas and inspiration for handling the demands, challenges and opportunities that come with ...
Family and Autism - Family Events and Autism
From New Years to July Fourth, there are always holidays and events to celebrate. With a child on the autism spectrum, those holidays can be especially tough.
Family Autism - Finding Balance in a Family with Autism
Jul 22, 2013 ... Here are some thoughts and tips for finding balance in a family with autism. With care and love, you can keep yourself and your family strong for ...
When Friends or Family Members Have an Autistic Child - Autism ...
When friends or family members have an autistic child, things seem to change. It's harder to find time to spend together. Your kids aren't quite sure how to play ...
How Do You Explain Autism to Friends and Family?
Aug 27, 2009 ... When our son, Tom, was first diagnosed with PDD-NOS (a disorder on the autism spectrum) he was three years old. And we found it very tough ...
Genetic Autism - Genetic Autism and Your Family
Jan 31, 2010 ... Does genetic autism run in your family? How far back does it go? Do you have siblings on the autism spectrum? Tell your story!
Meet a Family Living with Severe Autism - Autism Spectrum Disorders
Mar 7, 2014 ... What is it like to live with a child with severe autism? How does a single mom cope with the day to day challenges of a child who is aggressive, ...
Does Autism in the Family Lead to Divorce? - Autism Spectrum ...
Mar 7, 2014 ... According to a study by the Kennedy Krieger Institute: "64 percent of children with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) belong to a family with ...
Grants for Families Living With Autism - Autism Spectrum Disorders
Dec 4, 2014 ... Autism Family Resources Grant. One-time $500 grants are awarded to families in financial need. All funds awarded are paid directly to the ...