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He Is Like An Amex Card. We Never Leave Home Without Him.

Dr Renuka Nambiar, based in Malaysia talks about her son Sanjeev, who was diagnosed with Autism when he was 4 years old...
A collage of pictures of Nikita with autism mom Anupama Bakhshi and her brother Pranav

Thank You Mom, For Being The Wind Beneath My Wings

Not all superheroes wear capes! Nikita Bakhshi appreciates her mother Anupama, not only for all that she has done for...
A young autistic man wearing a smart suit and tie

"We Are Proud My Son Has Completed 6 Years Of Employment!"

Ajit Bharathan from Mysore talks about his son Amar, who is on the autism spectrum, the changes his wife and he made to...

Things I Would Do Differently In Raising My Special Child

Sunita Mohanty, 48 from Bhubaneshwar shares her journey as a mother of a son on the autism spectrum, dealing with...
A young boy in a white shirt sitting on a cream coloured plastic chair

Multi-disciplinary Interventions for A Child On Autism Spectrum - Video Case Study

A video case study of Om Pawar, a young boy who is non verbal and has intellectual disability and how he has benefited...
A young autistic boy on the left in a red shirt with his father in a striped blue and white shirt in a home balcony

Close Encounters with Autism: A Dad's Journey Of Coming To Terms

Ganesh Anantharaman reflects on his journey as a father of a teenager on the autism spectrum and coming to terms...
Caesar the dog on the left playing with an autistic boy in shorts and vest

How Our Dog Helped Our Son Engage With The World

Rohini Subramanian Katriar shares the experience and benefits of bringing in a dog into the life of her son on the...
Barnana with her son who is on the autism spectrum. Both are in orange and behind them are blurry reflections in the mirror

"I Realised My Actual Strength Lies In Me, Not Elsewhere"

Barnana Chakraborti was a successful professional before she gave it all up to devote full time to her son when he was...
Dhruv Balachander's art in shades of green

Making Life Meaningful with Brush and Bottles of Paint

Dhruv Balachander, who was diagnosed with Fragile-X syndrome and autism at a young age, is a skilful and prolific self...

I Make Beautiful Necklaces and Hair Clips

Ten year old Advaith who is on the autism spectrum and was diagnosed with ADHD has become an adept jewellery maker that...

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