A Message to My Former Self

What I wish I’d known when my son was diagnosed with autism

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An autism diagnosis is not cause for mourning

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It’s not about you

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Stop caring about what other people say (at least for now)

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Freelance Writer & Communicator. Pseudo-Lawyer. Former U.S. Senate staffer. Cinephile. Mormon. Autism Dad. Wannabe musician. Twitter: @MBryanHickman

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