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The book, Conversations About Autism offers a connection for families of the one in 59 children diagnosed each year with autism spectrum disorder. The real experts, parents of children with autism, share intimate stories to help others through the challenges and blessings of raising a child on the spectrum. Facilitated by Debbie Frick, a retired educator, they discuss topics from language and sensory issues to family isolation and financial concerns.

Ongoing Conversations About Autism

Debbie would love to hear additional stories and experiences to share through her e-newsletter, her blog, or in a future book.

If you, or someone you know, would be interested in sharing a story, please email Debbie at Debbie@ConversationsAboutAutism.com. You can share written stories or share verbally if you prefer.

Currently, Debbie is particularly interested in stories about school experiences, transitions, and youth and adult programs available to individuals on the spectrum.

“Conversations About Autism” is available now in paperback and e-book on Amazon.com and BarnesandNoble.com. It is also available at the Novel Neighbor in Webster Groves, MO.


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