Joanne Giacomini is a writer, editor, speaker and parent coach at "Exceptional Parenting/Exceptional Balance," www.exceptionalparenting.net. She helps special needs parents find balance in their lives with tips and tools to better navigate special needs parenthood. She blogs about how her son with autism is raising her at “Exceptional Mom/Exceptional Child” www.exceptionalmomchild.com. She also regularly blogs about parenting and special needs at "Huffington Post Parents Canada", "M List by the Suburban", and "Parenting 101, by the Suburban." Her blogs and articles about special needs parenting have been featured in "Scary Mommy", "Yummy Mummy Club Canada", "Her View From Home", "Romper" and many other publications. You can follow her on Twitter @exceptmomchild.