Processing an autism diagnosis is not easy. When my 2-year-old son was diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder, I had no idea how to keep moving forward. I had no idea how to be the mom that he needed me to be. I had no idea what to think and feel. And, I had ..
We recently went on a much awaited and much anticipated trip to India to meet our family. This was my son’s first trip in a long time since he visited India three years ago when he was a little over four years old. So, obviously, I was extremely apprehensive. For those who don’t know, from where I live, the journey to India can be anywhere between 20-25 hours long, with almost 16-18 hours crammed inside a plane. Now add to it my son’s Autism and this trip felt all the more challenging. My husband and ..