December 2013
Exceptional Parent;Dec2013, Vol. 43 Issue 12, p26
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of visiting Walt Disney World in Florida with two autistic sons and of evaluating and approving a service which the theme park offers for children with disabilities.


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