My son has autism. What does that mean? It means he has a cluster of developmental delays that make him less functional in society without someone’s help.
It started out as a language delay. We didn’t panic at first because this type of delay ran on both sides of our family. Those members who’d suffered it were currently either financially well off or verbally advanced, so we waited for my son to do the same. His physical delays were less apparent. They ebbed and flowed wit