The Frustration of Autism

What are Autism Spectrum Disorders? Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), also known as Pervasive Developmental Disorders (PDDs), cause severe and pervasive impairment in thinking, feeling, language, and the ability to relate to others. These disorders are usually first diagnosed in early childhood and range from a severe form, called autistic disorder, through pervasive development disorder notContinue reading “The Frustration of Autism”

Comparing Our Differences

“Do not insult the deaf or cause the blind to stumble. You must fear your God; I am the Lord.” Leviticus 19:14, NLT “I served as eyes for the blind and feet for the lame.” Job 29:15, NLT Our disabilities can give us a rough time of it. Being mentally ill– whether with depression, schizophrenia, bipolar, autismContinue reading “Comparing Our Differences”