ERIC Number: EJ624760
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Journey into Autism.
Collins, Abby Ward; Collins, Sibley J.
Focus on Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities, v16 n1 p20-26,30 Spr 2001
The mother of a 13-year-old boy with autism discusses the symptoms of autism from birth through 18 months and 18 through 36 months and her journey out of denial. The dreaded validation of the diagnosis and the support of other parents are addressed. Her husband shares some suggestions for stepfathers. (CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Series, Part 2--Parent and Family Voices.