Being different is fabulous. You know it. We know it. And. Being different isn’t always easy…especially if you’re not hanging out with the right kind of friends.
The right kind of friends change everything. They can show you how to laugh even when you step on a Lego or nobody else gets the fabulous “Princess Bride” reference you just made. The right friends can teach you how to celebrate, even when your kid or your student or your self doesn’t quite match everyone else’s version of awesome.
Because the right kind of friends help you be — you-i-er — by your side. All the way. That’s us. That’s Asperkids. We’re that kind of friend. And we’re really glad you showed up.
Recently, “Melissa” wrote to ask me about her son — and it’s such an important one, I wanted to share my answer with you. I hope you’ll find it helpful and empowering, too: Q.My son plays hockey and it seems to take him several months if not the whole season to put a name to a face and even remember who they are. We have been