It was just a few years ago when Parker Drake, an autistic young man was lured onto a jetty in Manasquan, NJ by to young men pretending to be his friends.
People ask us all the time, "What does Autism Citizen do?" The answer is simple, anything to help an autistic citizen be treated with equal rights as anyone else, be respected as a citizen, and given fairness in all aspects of society.
Family-focused holidays, such as Thanksgiving, Chanukah, Christmas, New Year's Day and Kwanzaa can be particularly important events in the life of those with autism.
Most likely, you didn't know November is Autism History Month. That's okay, as few people do. It is important for all of us to understand the history that affects those on the autism spectrum as well as their family, friends and employers. 1910 — The term “autismus” (or “autism”) is coined by Swiss psychologist Eugen [...]
For the second year in a row, Autism Citizen has been rated one of Great Nonprofit's Top-Rated Nonprofits.
When you conceptualize autism in your mind, you think about behavioral issues, cognitive disabilities, learning disabilities, physical limitations, emotional outbursts, and other stereotypical things, but mostly, you imagine problems.
Many parents observe their child engaged in repetitive, unusual, or frightening behaviors. They endeavor, at all costs, to stop such things as hand-flapping, shaking, bending at the waist, head smacking, and repetitive speech.
Meet the marvelous, talented and masterful Chef Max Morrell as he delights the palate while dispelling myths in his kitchen.
According to a new report from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one in 59 US children has autism.
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