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We Need More Autistic Characters Of Color In Film & TV

While more is being discussed about theĀ importance of authentic autism and disability representation on screen, we canā€™t forget to write more autistic and disabled characters of color if we truly want to be embrace inclusion. I posted a question on [...]

By |February 1st, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on We Need More Autistic Characters Of Color In Film & TV

I Want To Create A Show That Teaches Everyone That It’s Ok To Be Different

Buy Kerry's nonprofit a cup of coffee here This guest post is by Taylor Michael Ruegg, a young man on the autism spectrum who was accepted into Baton Rouge Community College. Taylor is applying for theĀ Spring 2021 Making a Difference [...]

By |January 28th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on I Want To Create A Show That Teaches Everyone That It’s Ok To Be Different

ā€˜The Reason I Jumpā€™ Film Gives A Platform To Discuss Nonverbal Autism

Have you watched this film yet? When I heard that they were turning the best-selling book ā€˜The Reason I Jumpā€™ into a full-length documentary film I was SO excited. For those who havenā€™t read the book, yet it was written [...]

By |January 27th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on ā€˜The Reason I Jumpā€™ Film Gives A Platform To Discuss Nonverbal Autism

My Autism Journey Where I Don’t Use Excuses And Don’t Quit

Buy Kerry's nonprofit a cup of coffee here This guest post is by Skyler Patterson, a young man on the autism spectrum who was accepted into Berry College. Skyler is applying for theĀ Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism ScholarshipĀ via the [...]

By |January 24th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on My Autism Journey Where I Don’t Use Excuses And Don’t Quit

Growing Up Autistic I Always Knew That One Day I Wanted To Make Movies

Buy Kerry's nonprofit a cup of coffee here This guest post is by Jensen Palencia, a young man on the autism spectrum who was accepted into Lesley University to study Animation. Jensen is applying for theĀ Spring 2021 Making a Difference [...]

By |January 24th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Growing Up Autistic I Always Knew That One Day I Wanted To Make Movies

Autism And Making Friends But Struggling With Reading Comprehension

Buy Kerry's nonprofit a cup of coffee here This guest post is by Nandita Thayyil, a young woman on the autism spectrum who was accepted into Georgia State University. Nandita is applying for theĀ Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism ScholarshipĀ via [...]

By |January 16th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Autism And Making Friends But Struggling With Reading Comprehension

5 Healthy Habits I’ve Adopted As Someone Who’s Autistic

I often get asked as a professional speaker & author where I find the energy to juggle different responsibilities. I jokingly response most times saying Starbucks Cold Brew but itā€™s SO much more than that. With that, I wanted to [...]

By |January 14th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 5 Healthy Habits I’ve Adopted As Someone Who’s Autistic

I Was Diagnosed Autistic At 14; After College I Hope To Attend Law School

Buy Kerry's nonprofit a cup of coffee here This guest post is by Brielle Williams, a young woman on the autism spectrum who was accepted into Brigham Young University. Brielle is applying for theĀ Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism ScholarshipĀ via [...]

By |January 9th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on I Was Diagnosed Autistic At 14; After College I Hope To Attend Law School

Making it Through the First Semester as an Autistic Adult

Buy Kerry's nonprofit a cup of coffee here This guest post is by Ashley Fieber, a young woman on the autism spectrum who was accepted into and is attending Furman University. Ashley is applying for theĀ Spring 2021 Making a Difference [...]

By |January 8th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Making it Through the First Semester as an Autistic Adult

I Used To Be Nonverbal; Today I’m Going To College For Computer Science

This guest post is by Cameron Green, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted into Marshall University. Cameron is applying for theĀ Spring 2021 Making a Difference Autism ScholarshipĀ via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference started by [...]

By |January 5th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on I Used To Be Nonverbal; Today I’m Going To College For Computer Science