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Antioch, IL
Hometown: Antioch, IL

Member since:

October 5, 2012

What town, suburb or part of Chicago do you live in?

Antioch (far north suburb)

(Optional) What is your age or age range (Teens, 20s, 30s, etc.)


How long have you known that you were on the Autism Spectrum?

Peter, age 16, was diagnosed with PDD-NOS about 9 years ago.

What is/are your special interest(s)?

I love hiking, dancing, art, reading, playing pool, scrabble, and wii movement/rhythm games. Peter has a passion for animals, nature, doing active outdoor things including hiking, biking, and running (track and cross country), Zumba, cooking and eating international vegetarian food, geography, languages, and all kinds of games. He wants to travel the world.

Anything else you would like to share?

Peter does not eat meat, cheese, or junk/fast food, and he loves hot, spicy, healthy foods.


I am an occupational therapist who works with children and teens with all kinds of disabilities. I have two teenage children, one with ASD and one neurotypical. We enjoy all kinds of adventures and interesting people.

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