Playtime for My Autistic Son

  It's playtime and Dad's here! To JC (Dad's affectionate name for Justin), Dad is buddy, pal, wrestling partner...He's also the one who allows him to be a typical little boy.  When Justin hears,...

What Makes Justin Happy?

  Allowing Justin to do his own thing and leaving him alone is what makes him happy. “Let me do just what I want, when I want, and how I want,” is how I think Justin feels. Like most children,...
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My Autistic child and school

I often ask myself was it really Justin’s first day of school or my first day of school? It was impossible to get over the fact that he would not be home with me all day. The worry about Justin’s...

How to hear the unspoken Words

What does Justin want to say? Well, Justin tells me just about everything without actually speaking words. There have been times where it took days, sometimes even months to figure it out. I always get it by...