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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 [...]

By |November 25th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

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|0 Comments

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 [...]

By |November 7th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Children With Autism Invited To Meet Santa In A Sensory-Friendly Setting

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

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|Comments Off on New Children’s Book Encourages Kids To Include Those With Autism

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|Comments Off on When Someone Says Your Child with Autism Will ‘Eat When They’re Hungry’

‘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