What does all these initals mean???? Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), psychiatrist, etc

Discussion in 'General Parenting' started by jessfamilyof4, Apr 13, 2012.

  1. jessfamilyof4

    jessfamilyof4 New Member

    I see all these initials but what do they all mean?

    Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), psychiatrist and many more...
  2. SomewhereOutThere

    SomewhereOutThere Well-Known Member

    Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) is autistic spectrum disorder

    psychiatrist Psychiatrist
    therapist Therapist
    difficult child Gift from God (or our special children)
    easy child Precious child

    Anything else?
  3. jessfamilyof4

    jessfamilyof4 New Member

    awww!!! I have wondered what in the world "difficult child" was, I could tell people were referring to there child. That is so sweet! They truely are gifts from god! I am sure there are more but can't think of them right now.

    Thank you!
  4. slsh

    slsh member since 1999

    You'll notice some abbreviations are underlined in posts - if you hold your cursor over the abbreviation, it will tell you what it means. ;)