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10 Ways You Can Help Your Child Who Has Autism

Often I get asked about what helped me the most growing up on the autism spectrum. Being nonverbal till 2.5 and dealing with obstacles with both sensory and motor challenges as well, I can truly say it was a long road to get to where I am today. Today I’m a professional speaker, have written [...]

A Letter To Women From A Man With Autism: Will You Go On A Date With Me?

My name is Kerry and I was wondering if you’d be interested in potentially going out on a date with me? I live in New Jersey and have dated girls from New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania in the past. People tell me that I’m kind, respectful of others and genuine to a fault. My [...]

By |February 12th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

I Have Autism And One Day Want To Open A School For Children With Disabilities

This guest post is by Rachel Barcellona a young woman on the autism spectrum who is currently attending St. Petersburg College. Rachel is applying for our Spring 2018 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference. You can read more about the organization and how to apply for our scholarship here. You can help our scholarship [...]

By |January 30th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on I Have Autism And One Day Want To Open A School For Children With Disabilities

7 Musicians with Autism That Would Inspire at The Grammys

In honor of the 60th Grammy Awards tonight on CBS I wanted to share a list of musicians on the spectrum who would be on my wish-list to make it to the big show next year. James Durbin https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MLNxG7NTi8w Jodi DiPiazza https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QX-xToQI34I Scott James https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_j7c4HNX3TU Andrew Greenspan https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sgf4kLMzdgQ Rio Wyles https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ojTVzx3vS-Y [...]

By |January 27th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|3 Comments

‘Please Stand By’ Is A Heartfelt Movie About A Woman With Autism

While we are seeing an increase in movies (Joyful Noise, Jane Wants A Boyfriend) and television shows (The Good Doctor, Atypical, A-Word) on autism some may say that Please Stand By may play it a bit safe at times in terms of expanding the scope of what we’ve already seen of autism on screen. This [...]

By |January 27th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on ‘Please Stand By’ Is A Heartfelt Movie About A Woman With Autism