Category Archives: September 2011

Autism Dad: IEP Recap

At today’s IEP meeting: Teresa and I agreed that it’s time for Ben to have another EEG to check for seizure activity. Because Ben’s speech has regressed, we’re going to get him more therapy outside of the classroom. There was … Continue reading

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Autism Dad: IEP for my VIP

  While observing Ben’s classroom the other day, I saw something that concerned me. When the class does group work, Ben completely zones out while the other “special needs” kids are more engaged and responsive. This doesn’t surprise me. If … Continue reading

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Autism Dad: When my heart smiles (and aches)

Labor Day with the boys. 10 to 4 didn’t leave much time. Didn’t go to Chuck E. Cheese, nor to the beach. No sleep-over, no time for cuddling or to see Papa. So why am I floating on Cloud 9? … Continue reading

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