Sleep Deprivation and Mothering a Child with Special Needs
Autism | Parenting

Sleep Deprivation and Mothering a Child with Special Needs

Sleep deprivation and mothering a child with special needs – I am writing this to remind myself, and maybe you, that sleep deprivation has an impact on our mothering. There is no way around it. I celebrated my 44th birthday last summer. My family blessed me with exactly the right gift – two nights away…

One Of The Most Difficult Parts Of Sensory Processing Disorder: Bathing
Autism | Parenting | Sensory Processing Disorder

One Of The Most Difficult Parts Of Sensory Processing Disorder: Bathing

It’s hands down, one of the most difficult parts of my son’s sensory processing disorder: Bathing. My son has never been one for baths. It was evident from the start. When he was just a couple of weeks old, he was admitted to a children’s hospital. He was desperately ill, and no one knew why….