“You know you’re an autism parent when you know what the words stimming, echolalia and scripting mean.”
[and you know what your child means when they use these things!]
This is a tip left early on in a couple different comments, but I think it’s AWESOME! Attend a doctor appointment or school meeting and be the note taker so the parent can concentrate on what is being said.
If you are new to Autism Awareness month on Many Hats Mommy,