The Thinking Moms' Revolution: Autism beyond the Spectrum: Inspiring True Stories from Parents Fighting to Rescue Their Children

The Thinking Moms' Revolution: Autism beyond the Spectrum: Inspiring True Stories from Parents Fighting to Rescue Their Children

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781620878842
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing
Publication date: 04/09/2013
Pages: 336
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

Helen Conroy is president of The Thinking Moms' Revolution, LLC. After a fifteen-year career as a vice president at a Fortune 500 company, she became the development director for The ABLE Academy, a private school for children with developmental disabilities in Naples, Florida. Helen is married to Doug and has three beautiful children, including Harrison, who is diagnosed with autism and apraxia and is on the path to healing.

Lisa Joyce Goes is a contributing editor for Age of Autism , an executive board member of The Canary Party, and head of public relations for The Thinking Moms' Revolution. She and her husband Dave are actively working for healthcare reform in America, and have three children, one of whom suffers the tragic effects of iatrogenic autism.

Robert W. Sears, MD, is a father of three, board-certified in pediatrics, and a coauthor in the Sears Parenting Library. “Dr. Bob,” as he likes to be called by his little patients, earned his medical degree at Georgetown University School of Medicine in 1995. He did his pediatric internship and residency at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, finishing in 1998.

Table of Contents

Foreword ix

Introduction xiii

Twonk: Into the Fire 1

Bytes from the Count

Money's Two Cents 9

Poppy Flips Autism the Bird 21

Love and Savage 33

The Professor's Fractured Fairy Tale 49

Bytes from the Count

Date Night with The Rev 65

The Road to Luv Bug's Peeps 81

Prima's Pas de Deux 95

B.K. Lets Go of the Controls and Holds Tight to Faith 107

Mama Mac Gets Her Groove Back 115

Snap Out of It!! 125

Bytes from the Count

Mamacita's Unexpected Gift 135

Bytes from the Count

Having My Cupcake and Eating If Too 149

Mama Bear's Other Cubs 165

Tex: An Excavation of Spiritual Autism in One Act 173

Bytes from the Count

Dragon Slayer Beyond Borders: A Tale of Two Recoveries 185

Mountain Mama's Recovery Mission 201

Sugah's Spicy Tale 217

Princess Gives Praise 227

Sainted Love 237

Bytes from the Count

Goddess Defies Gravity 255

Sunshine's Song 265

Bytes from the Count

Blazing a Trail to Recovery 281

Epilogue 291

Updates 293

Acknowledgments 323

About Us 325

Our Favorite Resources 333

Index 335

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The Thinking Moms' Revolution: Autism beyond the Spectrum: Inspiring True Stories from Parents Fighting to Rescue Their Children 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
J_Bishop More than 1 year ago
Recommended for better understanding of the impact of the autism epidemic on affected families. Also, contains, minimally, some potentially helpful health and recovery steps that can be undertaken.