Category Archives: December 2011

Autism Dad: Happy New Year…

Just wanted to take a moment to thank you for this great connection. Knowing that we’re all in this together makes the challenges we’re facing much easier to cope with. Wishing you and your family a safe and happy 2012, filled with love, compassion, and … Continue reading

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Autism Dad: Anything’s Possible

Breaking News: Pizza boy Ben just ate yogurt–not the frozen kind either–for the very first time, or at least the first time I ever witnessed it. It may be a small step for mankind, but in my book, it means … Continue reading

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Autism Dad: Prednisone–Before & After

A couple years ago, a highly regarded pediatric neurologist had a hunch that Ben had Landau-Kleffner Syndrome, which has symptoms similar to autism. She recommended treating Ben with prednisone, and informed us of the side effects (see photos). Teresa and … Continue reading

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Breaking News!!! Autism Dad’s fans pull off amazing feat

The interview went great. It was at a restaurant downtown over coffee. Very casual and conversational. I felt relaxed and confident, but who wouldn’t after all the love & support you gave me yesterday. The people I interviewed with were … Continue reading

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Autism Dad: I Need Your Help

I need your help. This one’s a biggie, and it doesn’t have anything to do with Ben or Ryan. Let me retract that one. It has EVERYTHING to do with them, because their dad has been out of work for … Continue reading

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Autism Dad: How to Make Ben Laugh

  I asked Ryan to make Ben smile for the camera. I didn’t know the choke-hold would be his go-to move, but it seems to have worked.

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Autism Dad: Refrigerator Mothers? Thought we were over this!

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/chantal-sicile-kira/the-wall-film-autism_b_1127680.html  

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