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My Thoughts On ‘Loop’ And Pixar’s First-Ever Nonverbal Autistic Character

This new animated short I'm happy to say features Pixar's first-ever nonverbal autistic character. The short which was just released today (January 10, 2020) is overviewed by Pixar as 'two kids (Marcus and Renee who [...]

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Woman With Autism To Debut In New TV Comedy

Will you be tuning in? The cable network Freeform will debut “Everything’s Gonna Be Okay” on January 16th at 8:30 PM EST. Actress Kayla Cromer who has autism, will be playing the role of Matilda [...]

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My Review Of Pixar’s Short Film ‘Float’ As An Adult With Autism

Have you tuned in yet? The short film now on Disney+ has an autism metaphor that will relate with many in our community. Disney+ has been in the news recently for a short film that [...]

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Helping Others Understand Someone With Autism Like Me

This guest post is byMatteo Barila, a young man on the autism spectrum who was diagnosed with autism at 2 and now has been accepted into three colleges and is currently undecided. Matteo is applying for the Spring [...]

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Changing Facebook Page Name

After some thought I've decided to change the Facebook Page name of A Special Community to Kerry's Autism Journey Just wanted you all to know!

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I Have Autism. I’m Not Stupid. I Am Smart And Go To College

This guest post is by Benjamin Carter , a young man on the autism spectrum who was diagnosed with autism at 18 months and now has been accepted into Shepherds College where he’ll be majoring in [...]

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