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Autism and saving the date

Lena Rivkin

My brother never went to the prom. He never had a high school graduation. Since my brother Phillip is profoundly autistic and has never spoken, none of these personal milestones were expected of him. My parents and I found our own ways to celebrate Phillip’s achievements and his life. But the events that normative families are routinely immersed in (and frequently upended by) - proms, holiday dances, art shows, team sports, field trips, graduations, etc., are rituals that can and should highlight our s ..

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9th Annual Denim & Diamonds for Autism
Westlake Village, CA - United States
Oct-19-2014 - 05:00 pm
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