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Aspies Can Succeed, Aspies Can Lead

This guest post is by Lauren Stein, a young woman on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending University of Wisconsin - Whitewater majoring in Visual Arts. Lauren is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the [...]

By |April 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

I Have Autism And My Plan Is To Go To Law School To Help Others Who Have Disabilities

This guest post is by Bobby Anderson Fitzgerald, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending Florida Southern College majoring in Political Science and Pre-Law. Bobby is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via [...]

By |April 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Three Picture Puzzle of One-Thousand Pieces

This guest post is by “Zak” Zachariah Andrew Snow, a young man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending Cabrillo College. Zak is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a [...]

By |April 16th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

If Everyone Was Exactly The Same The World Would Be A Boring Place

This guest post is by Sarah Birdsong, a woman on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending New College of Florida. Sarah is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a [...]

By |March 31st, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Amy Schumer Reveals Her Husband Is On The Autism Spectrum

I just had the opportunity to watch Amy Schumer's Netflix special "Growing" where she reveals for the first time that her husband, Chris Fischer, is on the autism spectrum. I have to say as someone on the autism spectrum who [...]

By |March 21st, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Amy Schumer Reveals Her Husband Is On The Autism Spectrum

Being Autistic And Having The Right Mindset In Your Life

This guest post is by Cameron Meserve, a man on the autism spectrum who has been accepted and will be attending Thomas College. Cameron is applying for the Spring 2019 Making a Difference Autism Scholarship via the nonprofit KFM Making a Difference. You [...]

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Proving The Experts Wrong; Young Woman With Autism Graduates From College

Mentoring several young teens on the autism spectrum today, one of my wishes for them as they transition to adulthood is to either find meaningful employment or to receive a post-secondary education. I remember how impactful it was to my [...]

By |February 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Proving The Experts Wrong; Young Woman With Autism Graduates From College

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 [...]

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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

The Good Doctor Renewed For Season 3

What fantastic news! We need more shows to put a spotlight on autism. Every place I go to speak as a professional speaker I tend to receive a question or two about my thoughts on shows such as The Good [...]

By |February 5th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Good Doctor Renewed For Season 3