Redefining Success

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Dancing With Autism


She stopped hitting the traditional milestones a long time ago. There were choices to be made; different paths we could take in order to proceed with her diagnosis and therapy options. What was more important… who Lila is vs what Lila can do, what Lila enjoys vs what is socially acceptable, and the way we were used to living vs what Lila is comfortable with. The answers were easy for us.

I used to think success meant a lot of different things: living independently, having a great job/career, having plenty of money, two kids, a nice house and car, etc. Lila has changed the way I think about many things, and the definition of success is just one of them. She has been (and will continue to be) my greatest teacher.

For Lila – I just want her to be happy, to be a good person – and all she…

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