The Grit and Grind of Autism- Finding Light Along the Journey

You, your child THEN the community

April 14, 2022 Diana W-G Season 1 Episode 3
The Grit and Grind of Autism- Finding Light Along the Journey
You, your child THEN the community
Show Notes

How do you take care of yourself while in crisis? Nikki takes us on her journey giving us a lot of wisdom along the way. 

Nikki is a mother of two sons and an advocate in the Maryland community.  HGE Designs Co. was created to answer a need for financial support to cover respite care, swim lessons and therapy after her son’s autism diagnosis.  She is a Certified Reiki Practitioner.  Nikki is a veteran first responder with Baltimore City Police and Fire Department.  She is a member of The Autism Society of Baltimore-Chesapeake, participated with Baltimore County Police as a panel member for procedural training on interactions with members of the autism community and a member of several sub-groups for the Greater Baltimore Regional Integrated Crisis System designed to transform behavioral health crisis response in the Baltimore metropolitan area.  Most recently Nikki joined Pathfinders for Autism as a Resource Coordinator. Nikki is a passionate advocate with a deep desire to support families in the autism community.  She is an artist and loves creating.

Nikki's Website: HGE Designs