Sunday, May 19, 2024

Episode #34: What Can a Child With Autism Do?

What does a child with autism do after high school? Show Notes: Have you ever wondered what activities are available for a child with autism? Our guest today has a 20-year-old son with autism. Katia shares her journey of learning to parent a child with autism and how she made decisions throughout her son’s childhood starting with a disagreement with the doctor about a diagnosis and her son’s need for early intervention. Today, her son is a happy young adult who is involved in several different types of activities. Send questions for Katia to info@waterprairie.com Resources Mentioned in This Episode:Florida Scholarships for School:  https://www.stepupforstudents.org/Dive Heart Foundation: https://diveheart.org/Flight Programs for Kids:Challenge Air: https://www.challengeair.com/Vital Flight: https://vitalflight.org/ Connect with Us: https://linktr.ee/waterprairie Support this channel: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/waterprairie Music Used: “LazyDay” by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 license. https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ Artist: http://audionautix.com/

Autism After High School
Autism After High School
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What does a child with autism do after high school?

Show Notes:

Have you ever wondered what activities are available for a child with autism? Our guest today has a 20-year-old son with autism. Katia shares her journey of learning to parent a child with autism and how she made decisions throughout her son’s childhood starting with a disagreement with the doctor about a diagnosis and her son’s need for early intervention. Today, her son is a happy young adult who is involved in several different types of activities.

Connect with Us: https://linktr.ee/waterprairie

Support this channel: https://www.buymeacoffee.com/waterprairie

Music Used: “LazyDay” by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 license. https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ Artist: http://audionautix.com/

Tonya Wollum

Tonya

Tonya Wollum is a disability advocate and host of the Water Prairie Chronicles podcast which connects special needs parents with resources to help them navigate parenting a child with a disability. She is the mother of 2 college-age children who have each grown up with a disability. That experience, along with a background in education, led her to create the Water Prairie Chronicles to help share what she has learned with parents of younger children to help them know how to advocate for their children.

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