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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 [...]

By |August 15th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

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, [...]

By |August 8th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

‘Screaming Bucket’ Placed Over Head Of Boy With Autism; Parents Sue School District

Unacceptable. Can't believe anyone would think this would be ok. I’m stunned to hear of the news of Steven Keske, a 7-year-old boy with autism & ‘other special needs’ from Illinois had a ‘screaming bucket’ placed over his head while [...]

By |June 28th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on ‘Screaming Bucket’ Placed Over Head Of Boy With Autism; Parents Sue School District

Woman With Autism Graduates College; Named Valedictorian

Tal Anderson is quite the talented young woman. A winner of the Making A Difference for Autism Scholarship Program ran by my nonprofit organization KFM Making A Difference Tal recently told me that she graduated with a B.S. in Film [...]

By |June 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Woman With Autism Graduates College; Named Valedictorian

My Biggest Challenge Growing Up With Autism Was Bullying

This guest post is by Jonathan Battle, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending California State University, Monterey Bay. Jonathan is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making [...]

By |May 6th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on My Biggest Challenge Growing Up With Autism Was Bullying

Autism And A Unique Perspective On The World

This guest post is by Nicolaus Lasher, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending Front Range Community College majoring in Animation. Nicolaus is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit [...]

By |May 6th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Autism And A Unique Perspective On The World

I Used To Not Be Able To Talk; Now I’m Succeeding In College

This guest post is by Joshua Mack, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending Trident Technical College, majoring in Civil Engineer Technology. Joshua is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the [...]

By |May 6th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on I Used To Not Be Able To Talk; Now I’m Succeeding In College

Follow Your Conductors, Instincts, and Roadmap, and You Can Achieve

This guest post is by Andrew Gossett, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending Winthrop University majoring in Sports Management with a minor in Music. Andrew is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference [...]

By |May 5th, 2019|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Achieving With Autism Through Science and Service

This guest post is by Peter Moore, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending The Ohio State University majoring in Health Sciences. Peter is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the [...]

By |May 2nd, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Achieving With Autism Through Science and Service

Experts Said Because Of My Autism My Parents Should Put Me In A Home; Now I’ve Graduated From College

This guest post is by Dalton Joseph Black, a young man on the autism spectrum. Dalton is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference. You can read more about the organization and how to [...]

By |May 2nd, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Experts Said Because Of My Autism My Parents Should Put Me In A Home; Now I’ve Graduated From College