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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 [...]

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Starting College And Becoming Independent As A Person With Autism

This guest post is by Jared Hites a young man on the autism spectrum who is currently attending Itasca Community College. Jared 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 [...]

My Journey To College On The Autism Spectrum

This guest post is by Marques Brockington, a young adult with autism who will be attending Eastern University in the Fall. Marques 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 [...]

‘The Good Doctor’ Scene That Resonated With Me As A Person With Autism

Warning: Spoilers below! You can watch this episode of The Good Doctor on ABC here. In an episode of “The Good Doctor” titled “Islands: Part One,” Dr. Shaun Murphy goes on a road trip with his friend and neighbor Lea. In the scene in the video above Lea and Dr. Murphy share a moment that [...]

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