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The High Cost of Autism: One Parent’s Tale

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The High Cost of Autism: One Parent’s Tale

By JONATHAN BERR Posted 3:30 PM 01/12/11

Having an autistic child can be as big a challenge financially as it can be psychologically.

Parents often spend thousands of dollars in the hopes, fleeting as they may be, of finding a cure for the exasperating illness. Autism Spectrum Disorders are developmental disabilities that affect one out of 110 children — a number that includes my four-year-old son, Jacob.

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By | 2016-10-05T06:45:50+00:00 January 14th, 2011|Categories: Autism|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on The High Cost of Autism: One Parent’s Tale

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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.