Part 2: Should I medicate or NOT medicate my child’s ADHD? Answer: Yes

Yesterday I wrote about our experience of choosing to use medication to meet the needs of our son with ADHD. Choosing medication was a good decision for Micah. However, I have two sons with ADHD. Here’s the other half of the story. Benji was diagnosed with high functioning Autism in October. Before the official diagnosis, … [Read more…]

Benji’s Story: Pokemon is saving my Sunday

My son Benji is on the Autism Spectrum and he hates church. My husband and I can’t quite put our finger on exactly what bothers him about it. Maybe it’s the change in routine (it isn’t like school) Maybe it’s the music (he does have auditory sensitivities but they are inconsistent) Maybe it’s the sitting … [Read more…]