This blog was written by guest author, Jennifer Halberstein. She is a Team Leader on the Voice and Vision, Inc. Independent Monitoring for Quality team. See her bio below.
When a family
member is diagnosed with Autism, so much information is thrown at you all at
once. Supports, services, IEPs, waivers, and therapies are just a
few of the words that you will hear. Doctors talk about deficits and
limitations. Schools talk about specialized settings and modified