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Mother starts first school for autism in China

This is an amazing story of a mom of an autistic son who transformed her grief and despair into creating the first school for autistic children in China. The school helps 3,000 autistic children a day.

http://www.cnn.com/2008/HEALTH/conditions/03/31/china.autism/index.html

Note to CNN: The title to this article on your front page was “Mom Considered Killing Autistic Son”. How about “Mom of Autistic Son starts school in China”? Oh, I know, that’s not as exciting.

By | 2016-11-20T07:53:50+00:00 April 1st, 2008|Categories: Autism, School|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Mother starts first school for autism in China

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Dr. Stephanie Sarkis is a National Certified Counselor (NCC), Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC), and AMHCA Diplomate and Clinical Specialist in Child and Adolescent Counseling based in Tampa Bay, Florida, where she specializes in the treatment of ADD/ADHD. Dr. Sarkis conducts evaluations, testing, diagnosis, and counseling services. She also is a public speaker, consultant, coach, and is a facilitator in collaborative law.