How Autism is Portrayed in Media

How Autism is Portrayed in Media

Portrayal in the media is a hot topic for a variety of identities. The historically marginalized and disenfranchised minorities of the world seek respectful and accurate representations of themselves in the media they consume. Unfortunately, many people of these...
The Signs and Effects of Camouflaged Autism

The Signs and Effects of Camouflaged Autism

Despite the huge advances in medicine and research, many underserved communities and certain identities still go underdiagnosed with autism. This is especially true for women and younger girls who tend to camouflage or disguise their symptoms. Camouflaged autism can...
Severity in the Autism Spectrum

Severity in the Autism Spectrum

As we’ve discussed previously, our understanding of what an autism diagnosis entails continues to evolve. This is due to the large variance in how each individual might experience their autism symptoms. These symptoms have often been siloed under two terms,...
Understanding Autism Research

Understanding Autism Research

Autism research continues to expand and develop our understanding of the autism phenomenon. We share plenty of statistics and research to support our mission, advice, and the way we provide care- but what goes into autism research? In this post, we’ll discuss...
Careers for People on the Spectrum

Careers for People on the Spectrum

Children on the autism spectrum can experience severe challenges with their behavioral and cognitive development. As such, they can be at a disadvantage when it comes to keeping up with their neurotypical peers in school and in social settings. That leads many parents...