Awareness

What We're Thankful For: Stories from Autism Speaks

Autism Speaks staffers share what they are thankful for this year. Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family from all of us at Autism Speaks!

Liz Feld, President

On this Thanksgiving I am so thankful for the effort, ener... More...

James Durbin Talks New Single, Autism Awareness

James Durbin, who rose to fame as a finalist on the tenth season of American Idol, just released his new single, "... More...

Making History: Karate and Autism

This guest post is from Ryan Rogers, a young adult on the autism spectrum. Ryan is certified Worldwide for karate through the Nihon Karate Do Kenwa Kai - Tennessee branch at Green's Karate. Ryan was just diagnosed with Aspergers earli... More...

A Force and a Family

This post is by Nakeishia Knox, a mom who attended the recent Autism Speaks to DC summit .

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Make A Burger, Make A Friend

On November 9, twins Samantha and Lucy Krasker brought their teen outreach program, Make A Burger, Make A Friend, to selected cities in Georgia, Florida, New York and Illinois. Hosted by BurgerFi, a new all-natural burger restaurant, the event... More...

Locating Device Suggestions from Our Community

Last week we asked for your feedback on Facebook about locating devices and other solutions that you believe would help prevent wandering in our community. We received some great feedback and wanted to share some of the most popular suggestions wi... More...

What is Neurodiversity?

John Elder Robison is an adult with autism and the parent of an adult... More...

Autism Diagnosis: An Unexpected Journey

Last night, at the Fourth Annual Autism Speaks Classic at Baltusrol Country Club in New Jersey, Sarah Schwarz gave a ... More...

NBC's 'Parenthood' is Back for Season 5!

The Braverman clan is black for Season 5 of Parenthood! Max finds a friend and mentor in Hank, who is encouraging him to explore his interest in photography. Find out what Sheila Wagner, M.Ed. has to say in her commentary on '... More...

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