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This blog post was written by Kathy Hooven who's son Ryan has autism. You can read more about Kathy and her family on her blog, "The AWEnesty of Autism....
This guest blog post is by Miriam Gwynne, a mother of two children on the autism spectrum. Miriam is an established blogger who writes on her own blog as well as for...
This guest blog post is by Ann Kagarise. Ann is a writer, self-advocate, photographer and assistant director at a school for children with autism. Recently, I...
Our daughter is severely affected by autism. We’re having a particular problem with doctor visits. She doesn’t like being touched and won’t sit still for...
This guest post is by Jeanine Castagna who is currently a freshman in college. Her whole life has been devoted to breaking barriers, and she says her college experience so...
Be ready to be blown away by the voice of Kaylee Rodgers, a 10-year-old girl with autism who has gone viral singing a variation on Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah....
Empowering Science and Research The year started strong as Autism Speaks successfully advocated for an increase in research for the NIH and Congress and President...
This year has been incredible for the growth of understanding and acceptance of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and those affected by it. We are counting down some of the...
Autism Speaks was thrilled by the support of businesses and organization’s alike to host autism & sensory-friendly events for our community to enjoy this holiday...
This Meixner research fellow is dispelling myths and advancing understanding of the broad range of social strengths and challenges experienced by kids on the spectrum...