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What Netflix’s Atypical Gets Right In Season 1; What We’d Love To See In Season 2

A new Netflix series, Atypical, was recently announced. It looks at Sam Gardener, a high-functioning teen with autism. It depicts his navigation through high school, from trying to find a relationship and other aspects of his journey. The series has [...]

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The Good Doctor Is Here To Stay

Full disclosure: After only 1 episode I have no idea what the future is for The Good Doctor (which will premiere Sep. 25 at 10/9C on ABC). What I can tell you; this show has all the makings of an [...]

By |September 13th, 2017|Uncategorized|1 Comment

I Have Autism And This Is My Review Of The Power Ranger Who Has Autism

Warning: Spoilers below…   Growing up in the ’90s, I was completely obsessed with the “Power Rangers” TV show like many of my peers were. To show you how far my fandom goes, one of my first crushes was on [...]

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How Autism & Theatre Therapy Led Me Into a Career in Film Consulting

When a child is diagnosed with autism, well-known therapies like speech, occupational and physical therapy can be introduced. One therapy that tends to get overlooked in my work, though, is “theatre therapy.” When I was diagnosed with autism at 4, I [...]

By |November 1st, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on How Autism & Theatre Therapy Led Me Into a Career in Film Consulting

Adults with Autism Help Work on Game of Thrones; Avengers Films

NBC News with Lester Holt recently shared the contributions of some amazing young adults in our autism community! Exceptional Minds, a vocation school based in California, helps their students with autism to pursue careers in digital animation and visual effects! [...]

By |May 5th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Adults with Autism Help Work on Game of Thrones; Avengers Films

7 Actors Who Have Played Characters with Autism

Earlier this year we came out with a blog on 5 Actresses Who’ve Played Characters with Autism to spotlight the world premiere of Jane Wants a Boyfriend, a film focused on a young woman with Aspergers trying to find love [...]

By |June 9th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 7 Actors Who Have Played Characters with Autism

These 10 Films Will Help You Learn More About Autism

On March 25, 2016, Jane Wants a Boyfriend, an indie feature that looks at a young woman with autism trying to find love in New York City was released in select theaters and on most major video on demand services [...]

By |May 24th, 2015|Uncategorized|8 Comments

Hometowne Television Shares The Story of a Movie Consultant Who Has Autism

During Autism Awareness Month I spoke at Millburn High School in Millburn, New Jersey about my journey on the autism spectrum and also the road to my career in films. Thanks to the support of Hometowne Television, we were able [...]

By |April 30th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Hometowne Television Shares The Story of a Movie Consultant Who Has Autism