“A 2012 survey from Kennedy Krieger Institute at Johns Hopkins University of nearly 78,000 parents, 913 of whom had an autistic child, showed the divorce rate was no higher than among the general population. “
In fact, parent stress is tied more to parent outlook vs severity or type of disability.
That 80% number was trotted out by Holly Robinson-Pete a pseudo-celebrity who said the 80% stat “felt real”. “