Entries by Katie Read

What to Do When a Friend’s Child Is Diagnosed With Autism

When a friend or relative’s child is diagnosed with autism, it can be awkward and uncomfortable. Many people just don’t know how to respond. I get it—I really do. But it’s best to do something. Here are some basic do’s and don’t’s that I recommend, both from my own experience and the experiences of other autism families. Do: Call […]