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Jenny McCarthy makes response to claims son never had autism
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Jenny McCarthy makes response to claims son never had autism

Unsolicited reports that Jenny McCarthy's son, Evan, 11 has no autism diagnosis have been quelled by the View host today on her personal twitter account. Reports began emerging on websites including Radar Online yesterday which cited quotes from and intervi...
Witham Hill Gymnastics Club needs your help
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Witham Hill Gymnastics Club needs your help

Lincoln, UK - Lorna Kettleborough is mother to 2 children on the autistic spectrum and they both attend, Witham Hill Gymnastics Club. There are a number of children with ASD who attend the club. The club at present is trying to raise funds for foam Pits...
Press Release –  ‘Uppies for Autism’
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Press Release – ‘Uppies for Autism’

‘Uppies for Autism’ is a sporting challenge initiated by England footballer Jack Wilshere in collaboration with The Autism Trust Jack Wilshere (the Arsenal and England football player) has responded to the challenge laid down by Billy Tommey, a young man aged...
New York performance artist using emoji to explore autism empathy
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New York performance artist using emoji to explore autism empathy

Emoji. Haven't we all from time to time had a disagreement about what one means? If a smiley face actually means smile, or an upside down frown? The emoji has been about now for just over 14 years, and become a standard form of communication at the end of a te...
If you can’t beat them Join them – Katie Hopkins
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If you can’t beat them Join them – Katie Hopkins

Oh dear, Rent-a-Gob Hopkins is back in the autism news only this time it seems she wants to join us rather than deride us.  "I'm probably on the spectrum" she's claimed, another pitch for a headline that will fill another few nano-seconds in the media's dr...
Girls Under the Umbrella of Autism Spectrum Disorders: Practical Solutions for Addressing Everyday Challenges
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Girls Under the Umbrella of Autism Spectrum Disorders: Practical Solutions for Addressing Everyday Challenges

Book Review: Girls Under the Umbrella of Autism Spectrum Disorders: Practical Solutions for Addressing Everyday Challenges Author:              Lori Ernsperger, PhD and Danielle Wendel Publisher:         Autism Asperger Publishing Company (2007) ISBN:    ...
Benefit honors Christian Doran co-founder of People for the Pavilion
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Benefit honors Christian Doran co-founder of People for the Pavilion

NEW YORK - Twenty-eight year old Christian Doran founded People for the New York State Pavilion in 2013 along with Matthew Silva, to bring attention to the now crumbling World's Fair icon. Christian Doran died tragically at the age of twenty eight of an as...
Was Sherlock Holmes autistic?
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Was Sherlock Holmes autistic?

Some of the greatest and brightest British drama characters are autistic according to the National Autistic Society. These characters, namely Sherlock Holmes played by Benedict Cumberbatch, Saga Noern (the Bridge) played by Sofia Noren, Derek, played by...
Asperger’s and Girls – good overview but not quite fulfulling
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Asperger’s and Girls – good overview but not quite fulfulling

Book Review: Asperger’s and Girls AUTHOR:         Tony Attwood, Temple Grandin and Various Others PUBLISHER:    Future Horizons, Inc. (2006) ISBN:                 193256540X ASIN:                 B005FI1Q60 The Foreword for Asperger’s and Girls sets a tone t...
Science Museum Early Bird Autism Friendly Sessions – Revisited
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Science Museum Early Bird Autism Friendly Sessions – Revisited

Science Museum London – Early Bird Autism Friendly Visits, Back in October Autism Daily Newscast reported about the Autism Friendly sessions offered by the Science Museum. Claire had contacted us about the Museum to tell us of how well the sessions were organi...