What I Mean When I Tell You My Daughter Is Autistic

I want the world to become more educated about neurodiversity. Knowing people with autism diagnoses means understanding can come more easily to us all. So if I come straight out and say “my daughter’s on the spectrum,” that means “check your judgment.” It means “resist assumptions.” It can be hard to distinguish my daughter from neurotypical kids her age. I …

Sensory Gym Helps Kids with Autism Thrive Through Active Play

Resources for play and physical development can be off limits to kids on the autism spectrum because of the prejudices and ill-founded concerns of their owners and operators. We Rock The Spectrum Kid’s Gym plans to change that by ensuring a safe, fun and developmental physical space for kids of all neurological tendencies. Using a range of specially designed equipment such as …