Adults with autism

My Personal Fight for Ava’s Law

This guest post is from Paul Silver, a 25-year-old self-advocate with Asperger Syndrome. Paul discusses Ava's Law, an autism insurance reform bill now before the Georgia Legislature. You can take action to help pass Ava's Law... More...

My Son with Autism is Getting Married!

This guest post is from Becky Hall who has a special story she would like to sha... More...

My Career: Studying Autism to Help Others with Autism

This guest post is from Michael Shor, an adult on the autism spectrum who is a licensed LGSW in West Virginia. Michael helps provide in home mental health services to children and teenagers with neurodevelopmental and mental heal... More...

Managing Life with Asperger’s On and Off The Court

This guest post is from Matt Barnthouse an adult with autism who is the... More...

The Start of Something New: Autism Awareness in College Basketball

This guest post is from Anthony Ianni, an adult with autism who played college basketball at Michigan State University for Coach Tom Izzo. Anthony shares his perspective on last weekend's A... More...

An Autistic Magician: The Magic of Cody Comet!

This post is from Cody Clark aka "Cody Comet", an adult on the spectrum and professional magician. This post is part of a initiative on our site called “... More...

I Don’t Keep Secrets: Labeling Myself Autistic

This guest post was written by Gianna Hitsos, a high school senior on the autism spectrum who will soon begin her college career.&nbs... More...

The Girl I Knew Somewhere: Remembering A Former Best Friend

This post is from Amy Gravino, a member of our Communications Committee here at Aut... More...

The Best Gift Someone With Autism Can Receive

This post is from Kerry Magro, Social Media Coordinator at Autism Speaks. This ... More...

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