You Asked: What do you do when children don’t like brushing teeth, bathing or other self care activities?

This is the first in a series of four posts in response to your questions about parenting and caring for Autistic children. (All of the ‘You Asked’ series of posts can be found here). Our Respectfully Connected authors respond here based on our own experiences and knowledge. All of our families are different, but you will […]

Don’t you DARE call my Autistic son a “sissy”

(This post is the second in a three part installment. The first part appears here.) “Don’t you DARE call my Autistic son a “sissy!” These are the words that I wish I had uttered a few days ago. It was a sunny, beautiful Saturday afternoon – made even more beautiful by the fact that it was […]