Awareness

Plans Are Overrated

This guest post is from Kirk Smith, author of the book Rice Krispi’s and Ketchup: A Comedian’s Journey with an Autistic Child.

... More...

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...

A Father Starts a Poker Tournament Called "Ante 4 Autism" for his Son

This guest post is from Doug Krinsky, a Committee member for the Columbus Walk Now For A... 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...

A Valentine's Day Birthday for My Brother Jeff

This post is from Autism Speaks Staffer Ali Dyer.

... More...

A Little Homecoming

This guest post is from Jeneil Russell, wife of army pilot Brandon Russell, mother of two girls named Rhema and Hope and blogger. Her oldest daughter Rhema is on the autism spectrum. You can read this post on Jeneil's blog Rhema's Hope... More...

Waiting for a Diagnosis

This is a guest post from blogger Chrissy Kelly (Life with Greyson) about the emotions surrounding her son's autism diagnosis.

This is my son Parker...

... 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...

The Double-Edged Sword of Stereotypes

This guest post is from ... 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...

Syndicate content