Carl Young
Carl Young is a Stay at Home Dad of five kids age 12 to 20. He and his wife live in North Dakota. Their kids have diagnoses ranging from Asthma to Autism to Reactive Attachment Disorder. Everyday is new and exciting in the Young household. Carl blogs about the family adventures in getting services for the youngest Young who has Reactive Attachment Disorder. His blog can be found at Why Not Fathers. Carl is also disabled and loving life.
Carl Young
Carl Young
Carl Young
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Talking with My Teen About His Autism

Talking with My Teen About His Autism

Today at supper, my son wanted to talk about his Autism.  He has always know that he has Autism. See, he was originally diagnosed with Aspergers Syndrome.  With the new DSM, Aspergers has been moved under the Autism Spectrum of diagnoses.  It seems that there is a video on YouTube that references a cop and…Continue Reading

SPD Awareness

SPD Awareness

SPD Awareness.  I remember the first time I learned the term Sensory Processing Disorder.  It was in reference to one of my sons.    Imagine an assault on your senses that is so severe that it makes you curl up in a ball and cry.  Or worse, it makes you sick to your stomach.  That is…Continue Reading