autism

12 11, 2013

Update on #26 Resa! Mother/Son bonding :)/

By | 2018-01-23T08:29:12+00:00 November 12th, 2013|Project Face in Water Participants|Comments Off on Update on #26 Resa! Mother/Son bonding :)/

Yesterday, I swam with Jack. It had only been a few days since Resa (#26) and I swam together so I was excited to see how she was doing. Well, when I arrived, she looked confident and told me that she and her husband took Jack surfing over the weekend. I started to get in [...]

8 11, 2013

#26 Resa “Family Fun for a Very Special Family” (51 years young)/

By | 2018-01-23T08:31:33+00:00 November 8th, 2013|Anxiety, Breakthrough Moments, Letting go of the Past, Project Face in Water Participants, Thanks!|Comments Off on #26 Resa “Family Fun for a Very Special Family” (51 years young)/

I met Resa a couple years ago when she brought her son, Jack (now 12), to me for a swim lesson. I spent the better part of that half hour working on desensitizing him and just trying to get him into the pool. Jack has autism, is non-verbal and is a member of a  very [...]