Category Archives: November 2011

Autism Dad: Gratitude

Gratitude A simple smile A momentary connection A fleeting flirtation Bear hugs and bare feelings Ben laughing and Ben healing A change of seasons A spring bloom A second chance What I’m Grateful For: https://autismdad1966.wordpress.com/2010/11/24/autism-dad-what-im-grateful-forand-why/ Advertisements

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Autism Dad: Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving everyone…so much to be grateful for…my father, my boys, this beautiful fall morning…and for having a connection with you!    

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Autism Dad: Landau-Kleffner Syndrome

Appointment in a couple hours with Dr. Doris Trauner, a highly regarded pediatric neurologist. http://neurosciences.ucsd.edu/2Bpage.php?id=dtrauner@ucsd.edu She suspects Ben may have Landau-Kleffner Syndrome, which is rare and often misdiagnosed as autism. Previous EEGs have been inconclusive, and she is ordering a … Continue reading

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Autism Dad: What I’m Grateful for…and Why

Ben: I am grateful for his inherent goodness, his affectionate nature, and his soulful eyes(which do his talking). Ryan. I am grateful for his pulse, for the signs of life and aliveness that are blooming before my eyes.   My … Continue reading

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