Awareness

Is autism a different operating system?

This post is by Marc Sirkin, Autism Speaks Chief Digital Marketing Officer. This is the 2nd year Autism Speaks attended Maker Faire.

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Love Anthony

Lisa Genova graduated valedictorian from Bates College with a degree in Biopsychology and has a... More...

Kerry's Korner #27: Joel's Story

In this episode, I feature Joel Bethke who has Asperger Syndrome. Joel just started middle school last year and has dealt with bullying and taunting by his classmates. To help with this, Joel decided to write a paper about who he is to share with ... More...

Career Day at The Gap: Job Training for People with Autism

Earlier this week our friends at Gap in NYC hosted a career day to give four young people with autism some real world experience to help them develop their workplace skills.

Gap partnered with Autism Speaks and HeartShare to give Reuben, Ke... More...

The Ballad of SenseAbility Gym

Alysia lives in Hopedale, MA with her husband and three sons. She is active in the special needs community through her volunteer work, specifically as the managing editor of the SPD Blogger Network... More...

ATA Martial Arts & Autism Speaks: Promoting Honor & Respect

By Master Greg Moody, American Taekwondo Association

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NBC's 'Parenthood' Tackles Adding a Dog to the Family

In NBC's Parenthood episode 'Left Fi... More...

Kerry's Korner #26: Peyton Plays Charlie Brown Theme Song

In this episode, I feature Peyton, a 13 year old with autism who gives us a first look into one of his passions in playing the piano. Peyton will be playing the piano in an interactive dinner theater play called "Tony and Liz Tie The Knot&quo... More...

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