It occurred to me that I haven’t presented a definition for autism. And I know how much healthcare professionals like definitions. They give us a point of reference for comparing what we see with what we have read, or have been taught during our training. Definitions help us identify findings, and communicate those findings to […]


I think we can all agree that a generally accepted definition of routine would be consistently doing the same thing the same way, over and over again in anticipation of achieving the same result. We all have them, whether it’s the morning routine for getting ready for work that ensures we don’t forget our deodorant, […]