Monthly Archives: May 2014

This is a must see…

4 minute excerpt of Viktor Frankl, neurologist, psychiatrist, and Holocaust survivor, speaking about man’s search for meaning to Toronto students in 1972 …worth watching to the end! “If we take man as he is, we make him worse. But if … Continue reading

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A Dad’s Perspective-Part 2

INTERVIEW WITH “TEEZDAD” – (2 of 2) Q: What advice would you give a “newbie” Dad whose child may have just received a diagnosis or label? A: Process this as fast as you can!  Deal with it by accepting your … Continue reading

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A Dad’s Perspective

INTERVIEW WITH “TEEZDAD” – (Part 1 of 2) Question from TeezMom: When did it really sink in that your son’s journey was not going to be like other kiddos? Answer from TeezDad: The baby had a low appetite, was slow … Continue reading

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Tolerance

In recent years, the word “tolerance” has come to be a positive word in our culture…not showing discrimination particularly towards another person’s race, etc. I see the world differently than most… So, when I hear the word tolerate, I cringe … Continue reading

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How do I know it’s possible?

–A boy named Muller went from Cerebral palsy to valedictorian to priesthood. –A boy named Nama went from profoundly Autistic to full diagnosis removal. –A boy named York went from severe Dyslexia & Dyspraxia to fluent adult level reading by … Continue reading

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Secret Codes & Love Messages

Back when my son was born a hurt baby, rather than what we all expect and hope for:  a well baby…you can imagine my feelings of upset, shock and bewilderment. Not wanting to stuff or deny, I took my feelings … Continue reading

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ABC: What’s a Hurt Kid?

Many labels, one truth… A = Autism  –a collection of symptoms based on observation of behaviors, a subjective diagnosis…  (And that’s one of the clearer definitions…)  As many as, 1 in 38 children are being labeled with the “A” word…and … Continue reading

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