Children with special needs and adoption

India has made remarkable strides in the recent past, however, these positive developments are extremely unevenly distributed. While the Indian Space Research Organisation has just launched 104 satellites in a single launch, there are other areas where we appear to be stuck in another time. The adoption of special children is one such area. A… Continue Reading

Susan Levy-Osborne’s Letter to a Parent of a Child Newly Diagnosed

Welcome to the Autism Community! You may not have wanted to join, but now that you are here, you will connect to and develop friendships with a lot of cool people that understand what you are going through. The experience will definitely change you, and if you let it, you’ll become more accepting and understanding… Continue Reading

When hope is the way

Facing constant struggles can be hard and not knowing the reasons for them, are harder still. Ian?s parents knew he was different right from when he was a three-week old child. It took them 9 years of bouncing from therapist to therapist and multiple misdiagnosis to finally learn than Ian had Asperger’s syndrome. After 9… Continue Reading