By Tina Traverse
Published: March 20, 2013.
In October of 2009, after nine long years of frustration, tears and dizzy confusion, my son, Christian Peter Traverse was diagnosed with High Functioning Autism. It was a time of both sadness and joy. Joy because after nine years of wondering what was wrong with our child, we now knew. Sadness because our child had a life time of struggling ahead of him. Inside is a detailed account of our journey