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Jillian Kakoske

I’m Helplessly Watching My Autistic Daughter Starve

Helpless. Desperate. Inadequate. These words describe how I feel as the mother of a child with limited verbal abilities who is inexplicably wasting away before...

Here’s Why Autism Moms Get Tapped Out

[A] switch flipped inside Evie at the beginning of this week. There’s new things going on in her brain, lots of things; connections forming, pathways clearing, things that I don’t understand. No one really does, that’s just an Autism reality.