Plan B: Empowering the Single Parent! … To Benefit Their Child with Autism
Author(s): Karra Barber-Wada
If you are tackling the job of raising your child on the spectrumonyour own, Plan B is the resource you need. Written by Kara Barber-Wada, a single parent who successfully raised her son with Asperger’s Syndrome, she also founded and became the facilitator of a well-established support group for parents of children and teens on the autism spectrum, thus giving her an even wider range of understanding than her own personal experience.
Plan B will help you make your own roadmap as a solo parent by offering interactive lists to create your own emotional, practical and actual PlanB. These lists will facilitate your identification of and ways to face the unique challenges that you face.
- A large proportion of special-needs parents are single parents. Within the autism community, some statistics place the number as high as 80% or 90%.
- Karra Barber-Wada is a parent who has been there. As a single parent, she successfully raised her son who has Asperger’s syndrome to adulthood.
- This book is full of concrete examples and practical tips to help the single parent who is dealing with the unique challenges of raising a child on the autism spectrum.
- Plan B offers interactive lists to assist the parent in the creation of her or his own, unique Plan B.