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  Parents Realize that Autism Affects Siblings of Diagnosed Children
May 15, 2013

The effect of autism on siblings varies, as one single mother realizes.  Children’s National Medical Center's Kathleen Atmore, PsyD has experienced this as she has four children, and one with an autism diagnosis.  Offering advice to parents with diagnosed children, she stresses the importance of making one-on-one time for each child, and promises that “It gets better.”