23 Jan · Kamini Lakhani · No Comments

What The Sibling Of An Autistic Individual Goes Through

I watched them interacting at the dining table. He asked for ‘sambar’ and handed his bowl to her to serve some. She asked him if he wanted more dosa. When he answered in the affirmative, she shared the crispiest part of her dosa with him. She knew he didn’t like soft dosas.   Later as…

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17 Jan · Kamini Lakhani · No Comments

How To Transform Your Dreams Into Reality In 2020

January is the month for making new resolutions. The end of the year makes us look back on the year gone by, to reflect on the year to come.   Time goes by quickly. Wait, wasn’t it just 2016? Well no… It’s now 2020.   This year is extra special as it’s the start of…

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9 Jan · Kamini Lakhani · 4 Comments

8 Pointers To Undertake The Journey From Awareness to Appreciation

I chanced upon this awesome image, the other day.     In the past I’ve written several articles autism acceptance.   This one hit home because it was about appreciation. Here’s what I found when I looked up the dictionary meaning of appreciation:   recognition and enjoyment of the good qualities of someone or something…

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26 Dec · Kamini Lakhani · No Comments

Have You Explored These 7 Communication Avenues?

I see desperation writ large on your face. I feel your pain as a mother who thinks she’s been given a raw deal in life. Your child does not ‘talk’ to you like other children.   She has limited communication skills. He does not share with you about what happened at school or in his…

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19 Dec · Kamini Lakhani · 8 Comments

What To Focus On In Your Autistic Child’s Journey As S/he Grows Older

Time goes by in a flash. Wasn’t it just a few years ago that my son, Mohit was diagnosed with autism? The search for treatment took up most of those early years.   Many events from that time of my life are a blur.   It seems like Mohit was just in school in Seoul.…

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