The Dr. Ali Griffith Show

How To Thrive as a Special Needs Parent During Unexpected Challenges with Christina Abernethy S3 E5

May 13, 2020

Today on The Dr. Ali Griffith Show, Mental Health/Autism Special Edition, www.thedraligriffithshow.com, you will hear more about mindset, meditation and motivation through the power of "thriving with autism" and techniques to use while parenting during exceptional challenges. For more information or to schedule your complimentary 15 minute individual consult with Dr. Ali www.draligriffith.com

Our guest this episode is Christina Abernethy, a dedicated wife, mother of three, and passionate advocate for people impacted by disabilities. She is the founder of Love, Hope and Autism and is proud to be the coordinator for Changing Spaces Pennsylvania, a movement to build accessible restrooms with powered height adjustable adult sized changing tables across communities to promote inclusion. She is working with legislators to pass a bill in Pennsylvania that would require such facilities in hospitals, airports, museums, rest stops, malls and more. She also works as a Family Support and Community Engagement Specialist at Achieving True Self, supporting families like hers. Christina is committed to spreading a message of heightened awareness and acceptance of differences, ultimately inspiring hope. She is a two-time best selling coauthor, most recently including “You Are Not Alone: Stories, Resources and Hope From Autism Moms;” a book that is filled with inspiring stories, helpful resources, and hope for families to let them know that they are not alone in their journey.

Love Hope & Autism page https://www.facebook.com/LoveHopeandAutism/
Changing Spaces Pennsylvania Group
https://www.facebook.com/groups/ChangingSpacesPA/?ref=share

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