Finding Focus in a Neurodiverse Homeschool Day

Here are my Top Ten Tips Plus One on how to focus your children’s attention. Don’t forget to click through…

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Autistic Brain Owner’s Manual 4: Growth Spurts are Good Things

“Well, of course growth spurts are good things,” you might say, if you don’t know what they look or feel…

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Autistic Brain Owner’s Manual Lesson 3: The Early Nerve Gets the Attention

Our brains starting at the brainstem work from the inside out. There are some types of experience that we process…

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Autistic Brain Owner’s Manual Lesson 2: Reduce Cognitive Load

People like to say that our autistic brains don’t come with an owner’s manual. I’m going to share what I…

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Patron Saints of Autism

For those of us who ask the help of saints in our daily lives, one of the first questions that…

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When the Wine Runs Out: Marriage in a Special Needs Family

Our family prayer corner is filled with gilded handwritten icons that catch the eye, but today I want to talk…

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7 Ways to Act on Your Autism Awareness in Church

Today is Autism Awareness Day. Many people of faith are wondering how they can welcome, engage, and serve with persons…

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Flexible Orthodox Liturgy Visual Schedule

Over the past couple of years, I have had the joy of seeing the visual schedule I made for the…

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