Stephanie Holmes

Rev. Stephanie C, Holmes, Ed.D, MA, BCCC is a professional counselor, ordained minister, author, speaker, and certified autism specialist. Her real credentials come from being a mother to an amazing young adult on the autism spectrum. Stephanie's counseling and education career focus changed when her eldest daughter was diagnosed with then Asperger's Syndrome in 2004/2005 (now ASD Level 1). Her book, Confessions of a Christian Counselor: How Infertility and Autism Grew My Faith was released in 2015 and she is a contributing author on autism to The Struggle is Real: How to Care for Mental and Relational Needs in the Church published by the AACC. Stephanie counsels, consults, and coaches marriage and family systems with a person on the autism spectrum. She counsels marriages around the world referred to as AS/NT or Neurodivergent couples. Her passion is to help marriages and families move beyond surviving to thriving.

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A diagnosis of autism creates extra complexity to families. Dr. Stephanie Holmes, professional counselor and mom to a child with autism, speaks with Ron Deal on tips, understanding, and perspective on raising kids with autism in a blended family. View Show Notes →