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A Parent's Role in the Life of a Child With Autism

(0) Comments | Posted December 18, 2014 | 12:49 PM

One day, a waitress in a café to whom I had explained that my son had an autism spectrum disorder, asked me if my child was a "mongol." Stunned into silence, I didn't know what to say. I wondered where to start, and especially if it was worth the trouble....

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What I learned at the Salon De L'Autisme

(0) Comments | Posted October 24, 2014 | 1:50 PM

I loved the Salon de l'autisme (Autism Expo) that took place in Laval at the beginning of October. For the first time in a long while, I felt like I was in the right place at the right time with my new foster family.

There were information booths everywhere; about...

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My Son With Autism Fills Me With Hope

(2) Comments | Posted September 23, 2014 | 6:28 PM

After four years of motherhood, Emmanuelle Assor's life was turned upside down when her young son was diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). It was at that moment that she decided to get involved and write about the subject. Why? Because hope drives parents, and hope for a better...
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Don't Think of People With Autism as Belonging to a Homogenous Group

(0) Comments | Posted June 4, 2014 | 12:07 PM

Ever since our son was diagnosed with ASD (autism spectrum disorder) over a year ago, I have tried in vain to change the future course of events. I wanted to save him, make him look at us and finally speak, make sure he had friends and that he could have...

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Parents of Autistic Kids Are a Lot Like Olympians

(1) Comments | Posted April 11, 2014 | 6:56 PM

After four years of motherhood, Emmanuelle Assor's life was turned upside down when her young son was diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). It was at that moment that she decided to get involved and write about the subject. Why? Because hope drives parents, and hope for a better...
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5 More Things Everyone Should Know About Autism

(0) Comments | Posted March 20, 2014 | 9:38 AM

After four years of motherhood, Emmanuelle Assor's life was turned upside down when her young son was diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). It was at that moment that she decided to get involved and write about the subject. Why? Because hope drives parents, and hope for a better...
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5 Things Everyone Should Know About Autism

(4) Comments | Posted March 10, 2014 | 1:37 PM

After four years of motherhood, Emmanuelle Assor's life was turned upside down when her young son was diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). It was at that moment that she decided to get involved and write about the subject. Why? Because hope drives parents, and hope for a better...
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The Ups and Downs of Living With an Autistic Child

(0) Comments | Posted January 22, 2014 | 12:08 PM

After four years of motherhood, Emmanuelle Assor's life was turned upside down when her young son was diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). It was at that moment that she decided to get involved and write about the subject. Why? Because hope drives parents, and hope for a better...
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Autism: The Day Our Lives Changed Forever

(1) Comments | Posted December 5, 2013 | 8:02 AM

After four years of motherhood, Emmanuelle Assor's life was turned upside down when her young son was diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). It was at that moment that she decided to get involved and write about the subject. Why? Because hope drives parents, and hope for a better...
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Autism Doesn't Just Happen to Other People

(3) Comments | Posted December 2, 2013 | 5:18 PM

After four years of motherhood, Emmanuelle Assor's life was turned upside down when her young son was diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). It was at that moment that she decided to get involved and write about the subject. Why? Because hope drives parents, and hope for a better...
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