Autism Spectrum Disorder


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Kate Owens, a hairstylist and owner of Kate’s Kuts in Bonita Springs, has learned ways to help children with autism cope with haircuts. Read more


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Special to SW FL Parent & Child

For the first time ever, I was looking at families walking alongside ours thinking how lucky and fortunate they were. My youngest son, Matias had been diagnosed with the Autism Spectrum Disorder, just three days before. Read more

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Special to SW FL Parent & Child

How one Southwest Florida family adjusts to an autism diagnosis. Read more


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Special to SW FL Parent & Child

The staff at Aquatica Orlando recently completed autism sensitivity and awareness training to help the park become the first water park in the world to be a Certified Autism Center. Read more

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Special to SW FL Parent & Child

A Southwest Florida mom shares how she and her husband endured the challenges of giving birth prematurely at 24 weeks and all that’s followed. Read more