Parent 2 Parent, by Cory Gilden

Parent 2 Parent, by Cory Gilden

As the parent of a child with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), I am a member of my child’s IEP team (the group of professionals that works to implement Casey’s individualized education program as mandated by the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act). I am also...

Parent2Parent, by Dawn Maloney

My son, Jared, received his autism diagnosis just over two-and-a-half years ago. It was the week before he started kindergarten, and although my husband and I were expecting the diagnosis, it still brought a great deal of emotion into our lives—and many new things. In...
Parent2Parent, by Jen Nardo

Parent2Parent, by Jen Nardo

A few years after my son, Jake, was diagnosed with fragile X syndrome, I couldn’t shake the feeling that I wanted to do something—anything!—to help my son and the fragile X community at large. But what? Researching possible treatments was out of the picture because I...
Inclusion in The Adult Community

Inclusion in The Adult Community

Below you will find an article that appeared in Autism Delaware’s quarterly newsletter, The Sun, in the Spring edition April – June 2015 Designed to help adults with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) statewide to be successful in their employment and...