My son has severe Autism, limited language, aggressive and self-injurious behavior, very hyper, makes loud noises, etc. Let me tell you how we went from dragging a screaming aggressive child out of the church to a happy singing one.
I think that we have to first recognize that our typical child will go through stages of angst and acceptance like we the parents.... but as children it will look differently. And since each...
Oh yea. I forgot to mention that during the early stages, I always offered positive reinforcement on the days when we left church with no problem behaviors. On days when he lost it, he received...posted on: Helping My Son to "Handle" Church.
Hi everyone, I'm so comforted to hear your open discussion. I know this was a big issue for me when my son was young and I was constantly exhausted and stressed with his extreme behaviors. I...posted on: "What Did I Do to Deserve This?"
Hi. I'm excited about this new group. Although some of my friends with a special needs loved ones are Christians who follow Jesus, many are not. And likewise, I find very few Christians on the...posted on: Disability Support Groups: Introductions