Autism and Finding Hope

May 3, 2016By AuroraGuest Post No Comments

  with photographer and author Tera Girardin  “Autism.” I couldn’t even hear the word from his teacher who was trying to gently guide me to getting my 2-year old son the help he needed. I was in denial and got angry and defensive. I got off the phone and I even started to hyperventilate! I couldn’t … Read More

Creating the Life I Want to Live

April 26, 2016By AuroraGuest Post No Comments

  Autism Spectrum, Bipolar Disorder, PTSD and Agoraphobia with mama Jenna Bagnini I’m a single mom of three young sons, one of whom is on the autism spectrum, one of whom has anxiety, and one of whom is a really picky eater. I have bipolar disorder, PTSD, and agoraphobia, among other mental disorders. I work, I … Read More

Sensory Processing Disorder

April 25, 2016By AuroraGuest Post 2 Comments

  With mama Jessica Epp I didn’t truly understand Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) until my youngest was born. She was around two years old when we started to realize that she was not displaying typical two-year-old behavior. It started out with a few incident reports at school. She was biting a lot of her friends. … Read More

A Woman in Her Thirties Completes the Baby Stage

April 12, 2016By AuroraGuest Post 1 Comment

  Reality Check with author Roseanne Cheng  At three and a half, and over six months of accidents, non-compliance, and frustration, it’s official. Aaron is potty trained. (Want to know the secret? There isn’t one. Kids will stop crapping their pants when they’re good and ready. So throw the books away and deal with that … Read More