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Autism and Family Life - 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 ...
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?
Family Autism - Finding Balance in a Family with Autism - About.com
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 the long haul.
Autistic - When Friends or Family Members Have an Autistic Child
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 ...
Family and Autism - Family Events and Autism - About.com
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.
Grants for Families Living With Autism - About.com
Apr 28, 2014 ... Yes, there are grants for individual families living with autism. They're not large, and they're very competitive - but they are out there. Here's a ...
Does Autism in the Family Lead to Divorce?
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 ...
Meet a Family Living with Severe Autism - About.com
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, ...
Genetic Autism - Genetic Autism and Your Family - About.com
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!
Support for Parents of Children with Autism - About.com
In 2006, I asked families to tell me what's best about their child with autism. Here are just a few of their responses. None of these families sees autism through ...