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Dr. Alisha Griffith

  • stop limiting yourself autism mama

    STOP limiting yourself, Autism mama

    Autism mama, are you limiting yourself, by creating excuses that prevents you from living your most “au-mazing” life? Do you get so caught up with care, therapies, special foods, doctors’ appointments and…

  • Super powers, super mom

    Au-mazing super powers….POWWW into 2017

    Au-mazing SUPER powers that you must take into 2017 As a mom of an Au-mazing son Zachary, it can be so exhausting that I often forget about my SUPER powers. Most moms, especially moms of…

  • thankful for autism

    Thankful for Autism

    I’m thankful for Autism, because it makes the best teachers. Autism has been stigmatized by so many, as being something wrong, dis-abled and dis-ordered. I recently watched a video clip circulating on social media of…

  • autism

    My kid has Autism…so What?!

    My kid has Autism so what, was my response to all the societal pressures that are placed on us Autism parents. My son, Zachary, was diagnosed before the age of 3.…

  • Changes and parenting an Au-some child

    Changes in routines with an Au-some child can be difficult for both the parent and child. Most kids on the Autism spectrum have even more difficulties dealing with changes in a…

  • Lessons from Au-Some child

    10 LESSONS learned from my Au-Some child

    The lessons we learn from our Au-Some children (children on the Autism spectrum) are amazing and can be applied in our daily lives. Yes, being a mom to a child with…

  • Connected Listener

    3 Tips On How To Be a Connected Listener

    Connected listening is a way of bonding with your child. As an Audiologist and Speech Language Pathologist, and an Au-some mom (mom with a son on the Autism Spectrum), I have…

  • mom guilt african-american mom baby

    3 Ways To Release The Guilt As a Mom

    Guilt, as a mom, especially as a mom with a child on the Autism Spectrum happens. You may have asked “why me’ or “why my child”? I know I certainly went through those…

  • signs of autism

    5 Early Signs To Be Aware of Autism

    I have worked with kids on the Autism spectrum for nearly 2 decades, but it’s different when it hits home. I knew the early signs of Autism, as a professional but it…