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A Letter To Women From A Man With Autism: Will You Go On A Date With Me?

My name is Kerry and I was wondering if you’d be interested in potentially going out on a date with me? I live in New Jersey and have dated girls from New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania in the past. [...]

By |February 12th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Being Broken Up With Via Text Message As Someone On The Autism Spectrum

In a digital age it seems like more and more individuals in relationships are being broken up with via text message. There are countless websites that talk about when it’s ok to break up with someone via text message, often [...]

By |November 15th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Being Broken Up With Via Text Message As Someone On The Autism Spectrum

When a Peer in High School Told Me I’d ‘Die Alone’

One of the worst bullying experiences I’ve ever encountered happened almost 10-years-ago now but I can still remember it like it was yesterday... I was in high school and, while in the staircase after recess I was having a conversation [...]

By |October 9th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on When a Peer in High School Told Me I’d ‘Die Alone’

When My Mentee Said No Girl Would Ever Date Him Because He Has Autism

It can often feel challenging trying to find a relationship. When you add having difficulties with social interaction due to autism, it may seem impossible. I recently experienced this situation with one of my mentees while we were discussing National Disability Employment Awareness Month in October. [...]

By |October 4th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on When My Mentee Said No Girl Would Ever Date Him Because He Has Autism

Adult with Autism Talks Consultant Role in New Film About Autism & Love

Jane Wants a Boyfriend is a new upcoming film circled around Jane - a bright eyed young woman in her mid 20’s living with autism - and her overprotective, and recently engaged older sister, Bianca (played by Eliza Dushku). I [...]

By |February 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Adult with Autism Talks Consultant Role in New Film About Autism & Love

A Love Letter to My Future Wife, From Your Autistic Husband

The first time I knew that I would fall in love and get married one day was when I was 5-years-old. I envisioned a life where I’d have met you by the time I turned 25, having kids when we [...]

By |October 9th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on A Love Letter to My Future Wife, From Your Autistic Husband

Fact: People With Autism Can Feel Empathy and Love

The topic of autism and love are rather new to our community. With 500,000 teenagers with autism reaching adulthood within the next decade though, relationships are going to be possible for some adults on the spectrum. It's time to start [...]

By |April 18th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Fact: People With Autism Can Feel Empathy and Love

Advocate with Autism Talks to ‘HuffPost Live’ on World Autism Awareness Day!

World Autism Awareness Day started with a bang when I was able to take part in a panel discussion on HuffPost Live to discuss love & relationships for those on the autism spectrum. Moderated by Caroline Modarressy-Tehrani the other panelists included Matt [...]

By |April 2nd, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Advocate with Autism Talks to ‘HuffPost Live’ on World Autism Awareness Day!

Falling in Love on The Autism Spectrum

Ohhh relationships. At the age of 27, I’ve had several relationships throughout my life. I’ve also had several breakups. When I talk to families with children on the spectrum this is usually one of the big subjects, but also one [...]

By |August 25th, 2010|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Falling in Love on The Autism Spectrum