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The Misconception That Those With Autism Can’t Hold A Job Needs To Be Debunked

This guest post is by Carrie Hennessy who has been working with individuals with ASD and their families for over 20 years, it all started in undergrad while she was getting here degree in Psychology when she was a home [...]

By |February 20th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Misconception That Those With Autism Can’t Hold A Job Needs To Be Debunked

Man With Autism First-Ever To Play Division I College Basketball

Doctors told Anthony's parents when he was 5 that his autism was so severe he'd one day have to live in a group home. Anthony Ianni and his parents never wanted that to be his life though. Anthony was one [...]

By |February 13th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Man With Autism First-Ever To Play Division I College Basketball

I Hope To Help Others With Disabilities Like Me

This guest post is by Mason Carter, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending Miami University, Oxford where he will be majoring in Engineering. Mason is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference [...]

By |February 11th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on I Hope To Help Others With Disabilities Like Me

I See My Autism As A Gift

This guest post is by Jacob Boenzi, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted too and will be attending the Mesa Community College where he hopes to study Political Science, Law & Journalism. Jacob is applying for [...]

By |January 30th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on I See My Autism As A Gift

I Have Autism And Hope To One Day Pursue A Career In Cyber Security

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

By |January 28th, 2019|Uncategorized|17 Comments

Autism Doesn’t Come With An Instruction Guide. It Comes With A Family Who Will Never Give Up.

Follow my journey on Facebook, my Facebook Fan Page, & Instagram! Interested in me speaking in your area about my journey from nonverbal autism to professional speaker? I often do talks in schools, businesses and special events. Email me here for more details.  This [...]

By |January 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|2 Comments

Having Autism, Making Friends And My Future As A Mechanical Engineer

This guest post is by Antonio Spierto, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted too and will be attending the University of Central Florida. Antonio is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit [...]

By |January 12th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Having Autism, Making Friends And My Future As A Mechanical Engineer

Despite My Early Challenges With Autism I’m Now Playing College Football

This guest post is by Kamauri Cowsen, a young man on the autism spectrum who is currently attending Elmhurst College. Kamauri is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference. You can read more [...]

By |January 3rd, 2019|Uncategorized|18 Comments

How I Have Overcome Challenges – Not Overcome Autism

This guest post is by Mitchell Aiken, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted to University of Minnesota, University of Iowa and Iowa State University. Mitchell is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit [...]

By |December 31st, 2018|Uncategorized|1 Comment

A 4.0 GPA In High School And A Determination To Succeed In College

This guest post is by Ryan Brazinsky, a young man on the autism spectrum who is graduating from high school in Spring 2019. Ryan is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference. You [...]

By |December 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on A 4.0 GPA In High School And A Determination To Succeed In College