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At the Autism Speaks National Conference: A More Inclusive Life

In this video blog from Autism Speaks 2013 National Conference, Peter Gerhardt, educational director of the McCarton Upper School, shares his insights on how to promote a more-inclusive and fulfilling life for individuals with autism.

Countdown to the Conference: A Community of Support

Deona Foust is a volunteer involved in Walk Now for Autism Speaks in New Mexico. She is a sub-contractor for Stimulating Minds, an innovative autism clinic that provides all services for those with autism under one roof. Deona also provides ABA therapy and help with social skills groups. Deona calls her most important qualification the fact that she is a mom of a 10 year-old, Shelton, with autism, as well as three other children.