My celebration of Autism Awareness Month continues with a guest post on the WDW Radio Blog!
Top 5 Reasons Why Disney World and Autism are a Perfect Match
Did you know that April is Autism Awareness Month in the United States? As both a Disney fan and the mother of a child with autism, this is the ideal time for me to talk about some of the many reasons why a Walt Disney World vacation is practically tailor-made for families living with Autism Spectrum Disorders.
For those unfamiliar with it, autism is a neurological disorder that causes problems with thought, communication and social interaction. There is a wide variety of symptoms and conditions associated with autism, but not everyone displays them all, or with the same severity. That’s why it is often described as a spectrum disorder.