Different Thinking

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.

The Masterful Chef Max Morrell

Meet the marvelous, talented and masterful Chef Max Morrell as he delights the palate while dispelling myths in his kitchen.

The Prevalence Rate Rises, Again

According to a new report from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one in 59 US children has autism.

A Cause Identified

A couple, both working as professors at prestigious U.S. universities, have found that certain bacteria in the mother’s digestive tract can lead to having an autistic child. They have also found the exact brain location linked to autistic behaviors.

What is a Meltdown

One of the most understood aspects of autism are the meltdowns experienced by those who live with the disorder. These are often confused by others as behavioral, rather than what they really are, releases of emotional overload.

Selective Mutism with Autism

Presently, many psychologist and psychiatrists accept the findings in DSM-V that Selective Mutism cannot be comorbid with autism. Others, however, do not concur with this, and routinely care for children and adults who experience long periods in which their ability to verbalize is either limited or non-existent.

ART and ASD

New research has been published in March 2015 making a direct connection between Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).

Advocacy

Autism Citizen is an advocate for the civil rights and liberties, and equal treatment in law for those on the Autism Spectrum.

Chefs4Autism

Our campaign to create awareness includes many noteworthy chefs and food celebrities. Join us today and become a Chef Ambassador for Autism.

Who We Are

Autism Citizen, Inc. is a trading name for Reform It Now, Inc., a 501(c)(3) charity. All donations are tax deductible. We are based in New Jersey.

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