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Why I’m Thankful For ‘The Good Doctor’ As A Person On The Autism Spectrum

I can only hope that the impact this show has had will continue the conversation of featuring autism in more TV and film projects. The Good Doctor for all intense and purposes has hit the entertainment industry by storm. Reaching [...]

By |November 25th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

5 People With Autism Who’d Shine At A ‘Night of Too Many Stars’

Every year, a special event happens in our community called A Night of Too Many Stars: America Unites for Autism Programs where celebrities in recent years such as Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert, Olivia Munn, Adam Sandler and others from our [...]

By |November 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

My Thoughts On ‘The Good Doctor’ Hiring An Actor With Autism

I was ecstatic when I heard that Coby Bird, a 15-year-old actor on the autism spectrum would be a guest star on “The Good Doctor” as a character who also has autism. As an autism consultant, I’ve written several articles about the [...]

By |November 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|2 Comments

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

A Letter to ‘The Good Doctor’ From Someone On The Autism Spectrum

Dear The Good Doctor, I don’t know if you will ever read this letter but I wanted to say thank you for continuing the conversation of autism in our entertainment industry. When I was 4, I was diagnosed with autism. [...]

By |August 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on A Letter to ‘The Good Doctor’ From Someone On The Autism Spectrum