Recovered from Autism

This is Reeve's Story and Autism Journey

Reeve was born via c-section at 38 weeks with an APGAR score of 9. Reeve was a relatively healthy infant who ate and slept well and met his developmental milestones until approximately six months of age...

Congratulations Christian!

Recovery happens (1.)  As promised I will keep sharing those stories!  Meet wonderful Christian. Any parent would be proud of this great graduate. But watch and you will see that there is so much...

Symptoms known as Autism

Our son, Hagen, was diagnosed with autism at the age of 3, though he started showing early signs at 2.  In January, he is turning 5.  It has been an interesting couple of years! The worst issues he had...

Tears of Joy

I felt as though I was in a tunnel. I just wanted out of that little room where my boy sat with his head sideways, almost on the floor, his eyes locked on the toy car’s wheels rolling back and forth. A strange...

Case Study of One Kainoa Chorman

Kainoa Chorman was born on 10.06.2002, and weighed in at a healthy 8 lbs, 14oz., with no birth complications. On the average, he had 3-4 illnesses per year for the first three years of life, all treated with...

The Day We Went to The Circus

Most parents will never forget the day they realized their child had autism. For me, it was the day we went to the circus. That was the day my denial ended, and our autism journey started. When the lights...

Westley's Story

I felt as though I was in a tunnel. I just wanted out of that little room where my boy sat with his head sideways, almost on the floor, his eyes locked on the toy car’s wheels rolling back and forth. A strange...

Skyler's Story

What is autism and what does it mean when you hear that your son may have this diagnosis? These words first ran through our heads in 2003, when our son Skyler was 2 years old. However, our story of...

Music to Our Ears

My daughter, Ryan, was born December 4, 2002.  Three and a half years later, she was diagnosed with autism. I became concerned about her development at age 2 ½, when she didn’t answer to her name...

Child Blossoms with Family Behind Him

When Jim Jr. was 3, doctors told his parents he would need assistance all his life. He stopped developing normal language skills. He did not learn to point. He stopped developing like a typical child. “He...

How Kelsy Found Her Voice

Seven year old Kelsi Owen is a champion of “Bunny Rescue,” an organization that helps find homes for abandoned rabbits. She owns her own bunny, Whiffle , who was a gift in celebration of Kelsi’s progress away...

Finding My Voice: You Can Recover Fro Autism

When I was two and a half, I was diagnosed with autism. At the time, fourteen years ago, there weren’t many programs specifically for autistic children readily available. I attended a special education...

My Bad-Ass Autism Survivor Story...

May 13, 2005 was a joyous day in our household.  On this day, seven years ago, our child Baxter no longer qualified for the diagnosis of autism.  He had been re-evaluated three years after receiving the...

Letter to Parents Looking At Biomedical Intervention for Autism

I am writing this to encourage you to consider biomedical interventions for your child. I hope many other people encourage you as well, because biomedical interventions are life changing. Working...

Autism in Past Tense: RECOVERED. REALLY.

Most people would say that recovery from autism is a miracle. I believe we create miracles every day, but miracles are a monumental undertaking which take time, patience, persistence, and love. I am...

Answers For Daniel

This is Daniel Romaniec reading to his younger brother David. For those who have been with TACA since the beginning, you know our story of how TACA inspired me to find answers for Daniel. He lost his...

Devoted Grafton Mother Pushes Back The Veil of Autism

When her son, Ethan, was diagnosed with autism at age 2 in fall 2005, Jalene Suda devoted herself completely to his recovery. She quit a good job to stay home and marshal every available resource to...

Videos of Hope

Autism Recovery Videos

Zach's Story: "I Believe in Unicorns"

On May 6, 2002, Zachary was born and I held my son for the first time. He filled me with so much joy, I couldn’t stop laughing. I remember staying up all night, admiring his perfect little hands, his sweet face and...

G's Story: It's All In the Eyes

We didn’t expect our pediatrician to tell us she thought our infant son’s problems were signs of autism. But we are glad she did: in that moment she added precious months – maybe years – to his...

Christian's Recovery

I had Christian when I was 19 years old. For the first year of his life I couldn’t imagine anything being wrong with my baby. He smiled; he laughed; he rolled, crawled and walked on time. At age one he had a...