Entries by Silken Laumann from 02/2012

My Autistic Child Has Never Had A Friend

| Posted 02.15.2012 | Canada Living

Everybody deserves to have friends, a person or people who love and care about them. For a special needs child, this can be the biggest challenge of all.

The Voice of Calm

| Posted 02.28.2012 | Canada Living

I was shocked at the level of rage I could feel for all things crowded. I knew this was not about the parking lot, or IKEA, or the stress of my GPS RECALCULATING, RECALCULATING each time I missed a turn. I didn't know what the problem was. I just knew I felt stressed, and harried, and a wee bit resentful.