UnCommon Momma
The UnCommon Momma Podcast
S01E03: The Impact of Autism on Marriage

S01E03: The Impact of Autism on Marriage

The Hidden Challenges

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  • Welcome to another episode of The Cheniece Circular Podcast.

  • Join host Cheniece as she dives into the uncharted territory of parenting two toddlers on the autism spectrum.

Segment 1: The Impact on Communication:

  • Cheniece discusses the unique challenges they face in communicating with each other amidst the demands of parenting autistic children.

  • Insights into how they've developed strategies to enhance their communication skills and understanding.

Segment 2: Intimacy and Connection:

  • An open conversation about how the stressors of raising autistic toddlers can impact intimacy and connection in a marriage.

  • Cheniece shares personal anecdotes and reflections on maintaining a strong emotional bond.

Segment 3: Strategies for Teamwork:

  • Practical strategies for teamwork and mutual support in navigating the complexities of parenting special needs children.

  • The importance of maintaining a united front and facing challenges together.

Segment 4: The Role of Counseling:

  • Cheniece discusses her experiences with seeking counseling to strengthen her marriage.

  • The stigma around counseling and the positive impact it has had on their relationship.


  • A heartfelt wrap-up as the hosts emphasize the importance of support, understanding, and celebration within The Cheniece Circular community.

  • Inviting listeners to share their own experiences and connect with the community.


UnCommon Momma
The UnCommon Momma Podcast
Join Host Cheniece Patrick in candid conversations that dive deep into her world of autism parenting. Each episode is a journey of shared experiences, laughter, and wisdom, featuring special guests who bring unique perspectives and insights.
Expect real talk, genuine stories, and a supportive atmosphere where parenting and lifestyle take center stage. Subscribe now for doses of inspiration, connection, and a general celebration of the collective journey. Listen at www.uncommonmomma.com