My daughter, Grace, is almost 5 and is on the autism spectrum. She is nonverbal but is fierce and friendly and much braver than her father. She has had more doctors than years. They have included a neurologist, a neurogeneticist, a nephrologist, a radiologist, a pediatric dentist capable of using necessary sedation to fill ordinary […]
Connecticut’s State Comptroller tells a story of his two oldest children on the spectrum and how he was glad he introduced them to a very understanding police officer.
Connecticut’s State Comptroller recalls how a preschool teacher went above and beyond to comfort one of his sons on the spectrum.
Connecticut’s State Comptroller captures the true spirit of the “Spectrum of Kindness” by recalling how a professional photographer befriended his son on the autism spectrum and encouraged his interest in photography.
An inspiring story from Woodstock Academy whose body of students work together to promote inclusion and acceptance. There’s a strong initiative to have a more organized effort to bring to light awareness and acceptance of the wide spectrum of autism and the variety of ways people’s minds work.