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14 Times Autism Has Been Explained by Arrow And The Flash

Tuesday’s and Wednesday’s are Flash and Arrow nights in my house (plus Monday is Supergirl) and Thursday will soon be Legends of Tomorrow night! This is a compilation of posts that have been posted on Autism Odysseys Autism parents know that real friends are the ones who are there when life starts throwing boomerangs.   Elevator-induced autism… Continue reading 14 Times Autism Has Been Explained by Arrow And The Flash

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16 Times Marvel Comics Helped Me Explain Autism

I love Marvel Comics movie adaptations – especially watching them with my family. They have been a great source of reciprocal conversations regarding plot lines, character analysis and comparison of powers. My twin sons wish is to one day meet Stan Lee at a comic convention. This collection of memes was originally  posted on Autism Odysseys… Continue reading 16 Times Marvel Comics Helped Me Explain Autism

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24 Times Doctor Who Has Helped Me Explain Autism

We have evolved into a “Whovian” family over the course of a few years –  my kids are ages 14, 12, 12 and 9. We have receptive / expressive language impairments (associated with an Autism diagnosis), so any subject that allows for reciprocal conversations is rejoiced! I also rejoice because I love sharing this interest… Continue reading 24 Times Doctor Who Has Helped Me Explain Autism

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10 Times Retro Spider-Man Helped Explain Autism

I have long been a fan of the 1967-1970 animated Spider-man series. Its uncomplicated simplicity is refreshing – and it allows for endless meme opportunities. Autism isn’t caused by bad parenting – any suggestions that it does will cause a visit from your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man. Unexpected schedule changes can be a very big deal… Continue reading 10 Times Retro Spider-Man Helped Explain Autism

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10 People You Find In Pediatric  Therapy Waiting Rooms

If you have spent time in Pediatric therapy waiting rooms, you may recognize these people. In fact, you’re probably one or a combo of these people. Personally, I have been been several of these at one time or another (4, 5 and 9 in particular). With 4 kids receiving services, I have logged some staggering… Continue reading 10 People You Find In Pediatric  Therapy Waiting Rooms