This month’s local author showcase features Debbie Frick, author of “Conversations About Autism: Real-Life Experiences of Struggle, Acceptance, and Hope.”
About the book:
Conversations About Autism offers a connection for families of the one in 59 children diagnosed each year with autism spectrum disorder. The real experts, parents of children with autism, share with the author intimate stories to help others through the challenges and blessings of raising a child on the spectrum. Topics ranging from meltdowns to family life provide you with unique insight into the life of these families.
About the author:
Debbie Frick is a retired educator certified in general, special, and gifted education. She met numbers of children with autism during her twenty-two years as a teacher. Studying autism became a lifelong pursuit for her. After retiring, Debbie spent two years recording stories of thirteen families who have children on the spectrum. She shares their heartfelt words in her book Conversations About Autism. Learn more at www.ConversationsAboutAutism.com.