GROK autism

Grok Parenting

The Best Way to Support A Child With Autism

2 weeks ago

The other night we went out for pizza. “Look,” I said to my husband, gesturing in the direction of a blackboard, the kind that lists the specials. Instead there was a chalk-written message proclaiming the restaurant’s support for autism. “Hmmm.”…

Grok Faith

On the Autism Spectrum, But Finding a Home

1 year ago

A few weeks ago, Mayim spent a Shabbat retreat with Jewish people with disabilities and special needs, and was very moved by the experience. She called that kind of experience “critically important” for people with special needs “who may be…

Grok Parenting

Autism: Trajectory & Acceptance: A Parenting Story

1 year ago

tra·jec·to·ry [trə-jĕkˈtə-rē] — the path a moving object follows through space as a function of time. One throws a ball and can expect it to travel in a parabola before falling back to earth. Taking into account, of course, the resistance…