World Autism Awareness Day: What is Autism? Plus 30 days of Action and Homeschooling Information

It is World Autism Awareness Day, a day I am thinking about so many of my friends and their children.

One challenge in helping kids with the disorder is defining it, but there are three common symptoms, according to Dr. Robert L. Hendren of the University of California.  Check out this video, from the Child Mind Institute, a fantastic organization which is dedicated to transforming mental health care for children everywhere:

For those looking to move beyond awareness, check out Autism Science Foundation’s 30 Days of Action board here.

And for those looking for more information on homeschooling autistic kids, check out Ann Zeise’s website, A to Z Home’s Cool Homeschooling.  Thank you for all the resources, Ann!

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