Autism’s Growing Problem

Autism’s Growing Problem

In March 2020, my wife and I dropped our teenage son off at a residential school for kids with autism in Boston. It was the day after Purim––just before the world seemed to grind to a halt––and our race to get there felt a little too much like a thriller movie. Deciding to send our child away for school was hard enough; leaving him there without knowing when we could be together again was agonizing. COVID-19 didn’t help, of course: For the longest time after that day, we could only visit our son masked in the school parking lot […]

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