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8 Inspiring Women Who’ve Used Their Pageant Platforms to Spread Autism Awareness

During my road, as an autism advocate I’ve seen many people lend their support towards our community. These women below have used their platforms to help spread awareness for the over 70 million individuals worldwide who have autism. Many of [...]

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5 TV Shows That Will Help You Learn More About Autism

I posted a blog recently about 10 films that will help people learn more about autism. After that post went up I received several questions about TV shows that would help educate our community on autism as well. Although there [...]

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5 Celebrity Moms Who Have a Child with Autism

As the numbers of autism increase, there are many celebrity names coming out to share their experiences about having a child with autism. Here are some of the biggest names and some highlights of what they are doing today in [...]

By |July 28th, 2015|Uncategorized|2 Comments

12 Things You Should Never Say to Someone with Autism

When I speak around the country about growing up with autism to different organizations, schools, businesses, etc. it's always often a surprise to people to hear that I'm on the autism spectrum. When I was a kid I was considered on [...]

By |July 27th, 2015|Uncategorized|3 Comments

10 Inspiring Temple Grandin Quotes Everyone Should Know

During my time as a disability advocate and professional speaker on the autism spectrum I've come up with several quotes including "Autism can't define me. I define autism." & "Autism doesn't come with an instruction guide. It comes with a [...]

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These 5 Nonverbal Children Will Inspire You When You Hear Them Sing!

A few weeks ago I wrote a blog called “The Impact Katy Perry Has Had on Autism Awareness” for what she’s done both directly and indirectly to help benefit the autism community. One of the moments Katy was able to [...]

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10 Celebrity Dads Who Have A Child With Autism

With over 3.5 million Americans currently on the autism spectrum, more and more celebrity parents in our community have come out about having a child with autism. Not only have these dads took action to make a difference in their [...]

By |July 24th, 2015|Uncategorized|7 Comments

5 Celebrities Who Have Siblings on the Autism Spectrum

Many celebrities have come out in the past few years not only about having children on the spectrum but also siblings too. Here are 5 celebs you may have not known who have a sibling on the spectrum… Nick Lachey [...]

By |July 13th, 2015|Uncategorized|2 Comments

These 21 Books Will Help You Learn More About Autism

As a motivational speaker for the past five years now I've had the opportunity to read some amazing works by authors within our community. In one of my recent presentations called "Read All About It: Autism in the Media" I [...]

By |July 12th, 2015|Uncategorized|13 Comments

15 Things I’d Like Teachers to Understand About People with Special Needs

I wrote this blog after being inspired by a piece I saw on The Mighty titled “35 Secrets of Being a Special Needs Parent.” I know there are a lot of individuals in our community especially educators who want to [...]

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