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Adult with Autism Presented Award for Helping Light It Up Blue!

Before the end of Autism Awareness Month, St. John's University held their Annual Light It Up Blue Reception where they highlighted all of the events they did throughout the month of April as part of their 5th Annual Light It [...]

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Autism: What Happens to My Child When I’m Gone?

Kean University's Student Occupational Therapy Association (SOTA) are doing amazing work to help shine a light on autism! At their Annual Breakfast for Families (BFF) event I was able to speak on my personal experiences transitioning to adulthood with autism. [...]

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Bloomberg Radio Helps Shine a Light on Autism Awareness!

To kick off Autism Awareness Month I had the opportunity to speak on Bloomberg Radio in Houston about Autism Awareness Month, World Autism Awareness Day and Autism Speaks global autism awareness initiative Light It Up Blue. Paul Louden, [...]

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St. John’s University Goes Blue for Autism Awareness!

This year St. John's University held their 5th Annual Light It Up Blue Extravaganza to shine a light on our community for Autism Awareness Month. During the month of April they are holding several Light It Up Blue events to spread [...]

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The Day I Shared My Story With American Express Of Growing Up With Autism

American Express is helping our community Light It Up Blue on World Autism Awareness Day on April 2nd! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kNSQgknsONw I was given the amazing opportunity to give a presentation to their special needs parent group on what autism is, [...]

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10 Reasons You Should Light It Up Blue on World Autism Awareness Day

In 2007, the United Nations declared April 2nd of each year as World Autism Awareness Day. A few years later, in honor of the day a global autism awareness initiative was born called Light It Up Blue. On that day [...]

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Autism Advocate Talks Light It Up Blue on The ‘Autism Live’ Show

I had the wonderful opportunity to be interviewed on the Autism Live Show to discuss the impact Light It Up Blue has had on our autism community every year on World Autism Awareness Day on April 2nd. During the interview [...]

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Adult with Autism Talks About The Importance of World Autism Awareness Day

I had the awesome opportunity recently to be a guest speaker at The Hudson County Boys & Girls Club to spread awareness for the 1 in 68 who have autism in our community and the 1 in 45 who have autism [...]

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