Autism is not a disease. You don’t want to fight it. But you can “cure” it with love.
Everything lately – when I talk to our volunteers, when we discuss challenging behaviours, when we talk about the progress Little Star has made and even the ones she has yet to make, when coming up with games for the playroom, being with her, and managing expectations of autistic kids (less is more, none even better)… Seems to boil down or lead back to attitude.
I love my child’s isms as for now, they are part of who she is. How different is our play therapy compared to traditional therapies? #sonrise #autism #acceptance
Dear Friends, About 2 years ago… Our daughter, Little Star, was diagnosed with autism. She was 2.5 years old. Although she babbled a lot since infancy, she had almost no words. Communication was challenging for her, she would always prefer to show us than ask for what she wanted. Her eye contact dropped drastically after…