7 Free Parenting Tips for High Functioning Autism

I remember how excited my wife Vicki and I were when her birth pangs started for our first child, David. Four days later, after two false alarm trips to the hospital, Vicki finally gave birth to David.  The whole week was exhausting, and David was born around 4 am. The staff at Evanston Hospital in […]

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Could Desk Research Be a Good Fit for Adults with Aspergers?

I was a senior in college.  Halfway through my year, I was hit with a wave of panic.  I had no idea what I wanted, really, to major in!   I didn’t know what career I wanted to embark on! I had majored in Anthropology and Sociology, but had no idea what I could do […]

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Famous People With Autism: The Magical Tim Ellis

People used to ask me, “Who’s your hero?” I used to think, and think, and think…. But I couldn’t think of anyone! Recently, my son also had an assignment in one of his classes, to come up with a portrait and character sketch about one of his heroes.  He chose himself! I used to wonder […]

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