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New Children’s Book Encourages Kids To Include Those With Autism

This is my review of blogger Deidra Darst new book Artie is Awesome that you can purchase now on Amazon here. Here is a link to Deidra’s Teachers pay Teachers site with Artie materials as well. Would you like me to write a review of your next book/product for my website to promote to our [...]

By |August 15th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on New Children’s Book Encourages Kids To Include Those With Autism

10 Things People with Autism Wish You Knew

Here are some things we hope, as people with autism, that you knew… 10. Not all of us are math geniuses like Rain Man. 9. Not all people with autism are the same. If you’ve met one individual with autism, you’ve met one individual with autism. 8. Don't say things like "You have autism? But [...]

By |August 10th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|1 Comment

When Someone Says Your Child with Autism Will ‘Eat When They’re Hungry’

Oh vey, if it only were that easy. Has anyone made a comment when you were trying to feed your child and said, “Oh, don’t worry so much. They'll eat when they're hungry?” I can relate to this all too well. Growing up, I was obsessed with bologna sandwiches. Nothing else would compare to the positive feeling I’d get whenever [...]

By |August 8th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , |Comments Off on When Someone Says Your Child with Autism Will ‘Eat When They’re Hungry’

This Autism Dad Is Advocating For Reliable Autism Resources Across The Lifespan

This guest Q&A is with Billy Mann, a proud husband, father of four, autism family advocate and activist who happens to be a Grammy nominated record producer and songwriter who’s worked with a Who’s Who in music from Burt Bacharach and Carole King to P!nk and John Legend. He is a national board member of [...]

By |August 2nd, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on This Autism Dad Is Advocating For Reliable Autism Resources Across The Lifespan

Personal Trainer Starts Gym For Those With Autism And Special Needs

It's amazing when people look to include members of our community. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J9NrtJZuioU Great example: Puzzle Piece Athletics; started by personal trainer Chad Hooker in Pleasanton, California. On his website where you can learn more about his program here it says he is now "Providing training for those with autism and other special abilities." Chad told [...]

By |July 31st, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|1 Comment