Since the start of the Coronavirus quarantine several months ago, remote learning has proven to be extremely challenging for many children with autism and their parents.
Thu Jul 09 09:25 AM
Synesthesia, a sensory processing disorder that results in mixed sensory perceptions (i.e. “seeing” colors or “tasting” music), affects up to 20% of people with autism.
Thu Jul 02 03:26 PM
Isabella Sicilian, a 10th-grade student from Queens, won $2,500 for her essay promoting understanding and inclusion of students on the autism spectrum.
Fri Jun 26 09:42 AM
Many young adults with autism in the U.K. are anxious about the ending of the Coronavirus lockdown.
Thu Jun 25 08:56 AM
Isabel Quinn, a young adult with autism, describes what she wishes her mother understood about being on the spectrum.
Wed Jun 24 08:55 AM
Nicole Sigler, whose five-year-old daughter has autism, was inspired to write a children's book that helps explain autism to children who are not on the spectrum.
Tue Jun 23 12:33 PM
This month, Sheriff's deputies in Illinois surprised an 18-year-old year old with autism for his birthday.
Fri Jun 19 11:17 AM
A 17-year-old African American teen with autism is working to promote more positive interactions between people with autism and the police.
Thu Jun 18 09:19 AM
Jimmy Reagan, a Minnesota man with autism, has achieved success as a painter and mixed media artist with his unique, vibrant work.
Wed Jun 17 02:25 PM
During the Coronavirus quarantine, an 11-year-old boy with autism discovered a love for poetry and writing, and shared his feelings about having autism with his teachers and classmates.
Tue Jun 16 08:32 AM