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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 who also is on the [...]

By |January 6th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Taylor Swift Gives $10,000 to Help Boy with Autism Receive Service Dog

When we give talks around the country as a professional speaker we often talk about, along with providing resources for our community based on my personal journey growing up on the autism spectrum, individuals who have made an impact for [...]

By |December 12th, 2019|Uncategorized|8 Comments

Greta Thunberg, A 16-Year-Old With Autism, Named Time’s 2019 Person Of The Year

The climate activist is the youngest choice ever to be named Person of the Year and one of the first with autism. Here is a video where you can learn more about her work and her discussing her Aspergers as [...]

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I Wish People Would Stop Asking How I ‘Cured’ My Autism

"Just because I have high-functioning autism doesn't mean I still don't deal with challenges." Every once in a while, someone hears my story of being nonverbal till 2.5 and how, early on, I was considered by experts to be on [...]

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Person with Autism or Autistic?

"We can change the world if we decide to be constructive versus bully." An autism advocate I interviewed for a self-advocate video series a while back gave me a unique perspective into the ongoing conversation of person with autism (person-first [...]

By |November 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Person with Autism or Autistic?

Children With Autism Invited To Meet Santa In A Sensory-Friendly Setting

Kick off the holiday season with Cornerstone Montclair at our Autism and Sensory Friendly Santa Event! All children are welcome at this event. It is designed to be especially welcoming to children with autism and other challenges. Families will have the [...]

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Mom Under Scrutiny For Feeding Her Autistic Sons Bleach To ‘Cure Their Autism’

We are in 2019 and some parents are still feeding their kids bleach to 'cure their autism.' I recently stumbled upon this video from a FOX 5 affiliate. It discusses that Laurel Austin gave MMS or Miracle Mineral Solution to [...]

By |September 28th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Mom Under Scrutiny For Feeding Her Autistic Sons Bleach To ‘Cure Their Autism’

Talented Singer Advances To Next Round On ‘The Voice’; Says Music Helped Him Growing Up With Autism

Music again shows to be a positive outlet for members of our autism community! Will Bremen who is a 25-year-old singer from Santa Barbara California just auditioned for Season 17 of the voice! During his intro video he discussed being [...]

By |September 25th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Talented Singer Advances To Next Round On ‘The Voice’; Says Music Helped Him Growing Up With Autism

Grandparent Who Has An Autistic Grandson Writes Children’s Book On Autism

This is my review of blogger Sherry Lee’s book And You Can Love Me that you can purchase now on Amazon here. Would you like me to write a review of your next book/product for my website to promote to [...]

By |September 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Grandparent Who Has An Autistic Grandson Writes Children’s Book On Autism

8-Year-Old Consoles Crying Classmate With Autism On First Day Of School

What a great story! Christian Moore, a 8-year-old attending Minneha Core Knowledge Elementary went up to a classmate who was on the autism spectrum and crying and decided to try and console him by holding his hand and walking him [...]

By |August 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 8-Year-Old Consoles Crying Classmate With Autism On First Day Of School