In Their Own Words

What Defines Me in This World

This guest post is from Iris Mashiach-Ambalo about her son Noam. 

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One Mom and the Decision of a Lifetime

This is a guest blog post from Cathy Linn, who shares her personal story about the heart-wrenching decision she had to make about her daughter's care.

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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 Great Leap Backward: Autism, Adulthood, and Bullying

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

The Gift of Speech for Christmas

This guest blog post is by Allison Duhon Hill, a mother who is currently getting her Master's degree in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA).

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Autism Meets Star Wars

This guest post is by William Wehrli, a young man on the spectrum whose life-long dream is to be in a Star Wars film. Read his full blog ... More...

Silence is Golden

This post is by Liane Kupferberg Carter a mother of two adult sons, one of whom has autism and epilepsy. Liane is a journalist whose articles and essays have appeared in more than 40 publications. As a community activist, she has worked with b... More...

The Stress of College Overnights and Auditions

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

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When Nice Girls Get Mad: Thoughts on Women, Autism, and Anger

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

Autistic and Chasing My College Dream Part 1

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