After The Diagnosis: How Families Experience Autism

NPR


Raising kids is rewarding and raising kids is hard. That work is compounded when you have a child with autism. And each of these families experiences the disorder differently.

This audio segment follows families post diagnosis.





Full article from NPR here


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