Positively Autistic: Yadira in the Happy Kingdom - Parents need training?


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You may have read or heard about the latest report that parents need training - particularly parents raising children/adults with special needs. I will share my thoughts about this pseudo idea... What do you think about this? Is it needed? Would you pay for training? Who will train you? * We welcome your input. Email us: autismhappykingdom@gmail.com * A bit about Yadira! Yadira V. Calderon, a native of Puerto Rico, has been challenging and accepting autism for the past five years. She is a dedicated warrior, director of short films and author of the soon to be published book - Autism: The Happy Kingdom. She holds a M.A. International Relations and Diplomacy, speaks three languages and has lived in six countries, having traveled to another twenty-seven. Her friends know she is determined, persistent, positive, creative, open-minded and realistic, she believes these attributes and newly discovered ones, have prepared her to become the mother of eight year-old Thomais. Yadira has worked as Editor for Trade Publications - Meat and Baking industries; Logistics - Cement Industry; Part-time Professor in China - Liaoning Normal Univ/MO State Univ.; and Teacher Assistant in 3 middle schools - ESE classrooms. Presently, she provides day to day support to adults with special needs. Find us on Facebook

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