Patterns are a part of our life and you can find them in just about anything. Identifying these patterns in my son was one of the characteristics that led to his diagnosis of autism years ago. It had been quite a while since he had created any obvious patterns and lately he has been asking for styrofoam cups. He was especially adamant about getting his hands on some solo cone cups. My husband finally brought him some and he was incredibly ecstatic. Imagine my surprise when I walked into the kitchen and found this...
Marisa Hammond Olivares
If you'd like to learn more about our journey with autism you are welcome to read my ongoing series, Understanding Autism in Children: A Mom's Story and Perspective