Post 6 What is Normal?

I remember when I first mentioned to people that Greyson had Autism. I heard responses like how, he looks normal? or he doesn’t look like someone with Autism.How does someone with Autism look? I would love to know. Then the famous question well doesn’t he have to go to a special school? People were veryContinue reading “Post 6 What is Normal?”

Therapy & Demands

Early Intervention (EI) was a huge struggle for Greyson in the beginning. We had 2 therapists, one DI (Developmental Interventionist) and one OT (Occupational Therapist). Our OT was fantastic, she had so much experience and I felt super comfortable with her and Greyson.She became a huge support for me when I had no idea whatContinue reading “Therapy & Demands”

What happened? What went wrong?

As soon as you hear the words possible Autism, you instantly begin thinking and searching for answers. “How did we get here?” “What is happening?” or “How did this happen?” You will think about every food you ate, or which ones you avoided, you will begin to go through old pictures and videos, trying toContinue reading “What happened? What went wrong?”

Therapy E.I (Early Intervention)

We started E.I (Early Intervention) when Greyson was 18 months. We had OT & DI (Developmental Intervention). We unfortunately were never able to get speech therapy for him, which is a whole other issue. We did therapy every single Day. We had OT in the mornings and DI in the afternoons. It was a lotContinue reading “Therapy E.I (Early Intervention)”

1st Blog Post….The Beginning

Our Journey all started when we were given a referral for our son Greyson for a speech evaluation at about 18 months of age. I made the call and set up the in home evaluation for them to come and assess Greyson. The day came and 2 therapists showed up and started the evaluation withContinue reading “1st Blog Post….The Beginning”