Valerie Foley

Growing out of autism

In Research on January 17, 2013 at 9:22 am

Growing out of autism

The rug doesn’t match the curtains.

The study and the headline are so very very different.

FWIW, of the 100 or so families in The Autism Experience, the overwhelming majority of kids who have grown up to be successfully mainstreamed (and I mean without 1:1 support) and anything close to being ‘un’-diagnosed are the biomed kids.

It took me a long time to accept it, but it’s without a shadow of a doubt true.

Our journey has taken a very different route, but it is what it is. The wellness narrative is far more potent for us than the recovery one, now.

Here’s the actual study.

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