• 41 Steps

  • Noticing unusual eye contact tendencies
    3 Insights
  • Observing sensory processing issues
    6 Insights
  • Noticing repetitive behaviors
    4 Insights
  • Observing difficulties with speech or expression
    7 Insights
  • Appreciating your child's uniqueness
    6 Insights
  • Recognizing a possibility of autism
    7 Insights
  • Fighting for an evaluation
    2 Insights
  • Going to an autism evaluation
    6 Insights
  • Being informed of the diagnosis
    6 Insights
  • Dealing with your emotions
    8 Insights
  • Accepting autism as a diagnosis
    6 Insights
  • Learning about the legal rights and benefits
    1 Insight
  • Getting educated about autism
    11 Insights
  • Educating loved ones about autism
    5 Insights
  • Adjusting your lifestyle to accommodate autism
    10 Insights
  • Finding autism-run support groups and organizations
    11 Insights
  • Coping with meltdowns or shutdowns
    3 Insights
  • Learning to recognize social triggers
    12 Insights
  • Preparing ahead of time for changes or transitions
    1 Insight
  • Using alternative methods of communication
    7 Insights
  • Deciding whether to attend early intervention counseling
    3 Insights
  • Finding inclusive education programs
    12 Insights
  • Finding the right school
    14 Insights
  • Dealing with bullying
    14 Insights
  • Answering people's uncomfortable questions
    2 Insights
  • Dealing with ableist mentalities or remarks
    1 Insight
  • Coping with judgement and misunderstanding
    1 Insight
  • Supporting your child's interests
    4 Insights
  • Loving your child for who they are
    3 Insights
  • Managing your time
    2 Insights
  • Navigating adolescence
    1 Insight
  • Navigating early adulthood
    1 Insight
  • Navigating college
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  • Researching accommodations and assistance
    1 Insight
  • Transitioning into independent living
    2 Insights
  • Finding housing assistance if needed
    1 Insight
  • Finding day programs if needed
    4 Insights
  • Finding employment and job training if needed
    4 Insights
  • Maintaining a healthy perspective on life
    3 Insights
  • Advocating for the autism community
    3 Insights
  • Feeling hopeful for the future
    2 Insights