Our Story

Erica Daniels is an author, autism advocate, healthy cook, music lover and single mother of Leo who struggles with autism and chronic health issues. Erica’s life changed and gained new purpose after her son was diagnosed with autism in 2007. Erica founded #hope4Leo after years of struggling to treat her son’s autism using conventional and biomedical treatments with little or no success.

Dietary intervention and other naturally-based treatments have improved Leo's health and have eased Leo’s autism symptoms, debilitating anxiety, obcessive compulsiveness and have improved the quality of life for the Leo’s entire family.

Advocating for and supporting the autism community is not only an important social responsibility, but it is beneficial to healing a mother's broken heart.  The only way to mend a broken heart is to give love.