Today we talk to Christa Proctor, mom to four little girls. Her oldest two have both been diagnosed with autism. About daily life with autism, Christa says, "You are jumping through so many hoops to try and manage or cope, and those hopes are moving targets ..
I am always amazed at the continued learning that takes place for my son, long after high school and deep into his adult life. A diagnosis of autism brings with it so many misconceptions, one of which is that the behaviors witnessed in a 2 ½ year old are permanent. Of course they are not, as many parents can attest to - they are ever changing throughout their early years, regardless of which therapy is chosen. As long as there are loving interactions and a willingness to accept that autism requires a di ..