As of March 2013, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released new figures for autism prevalence in the United States, giving a a prevalence of 1 in 50 among children between the ages of 6 and 17.
Children with Autism and PDD are attend our schools and are part of many of the families we service. Children in our program have sibling who behave “differently” who demand different energies from their parents, who affect the family dynamics in each household.
Starabella is a book/media site that educates and offers support to children whose lives are affected by autistic family members. Adults benefit, too.
Share this link with family members who would appreciate or benefit.