It's not easy being the brother or sister of an autistic child. "Typical" siblings sometimes feel embarrassed by or responsible for their autistic sib, or may feel jealous of all the attention he gets. Now researchers have found that the siblings of autistic c ..
Iris Grace may have autism, but that doesn’t stop her from making remarkable paintings. The five-year-old girl from Leicestershire, England, began painting as a way to help her with speech therapy. Now she has quite the following on Facebook and even has her own website. “She has an understanding of colors and how they interact with each other,” Iris’s mom Arabella said. “She beams with excitement and joy when I get out the paints, it lifts her mood every time.” Arabella said that she w ..