How do we make love an action? How do we change the statistics? How do I support the person I love?
Getting a diagnosis late in life brings it’s own set of struggles. Here is the story of one man’s journey.
I WROTE THIS POEM FOR MOMS BIRTHDAY.
I am autistic. I am exceptionally good at thinking out of the box. I engage with projects with intense focus. This is not a bad thing. It can get things done. In fact, it is pretty fabulous. As long as you keep out of my way.
The popular myth that all autistic people are socially withdrawn and unempathetic , hurts the entire autistic community
Do you or the person you are supporting have the connections and relationships they want?
We want our autistic loved ones to create fulfilling lives and we have a lot to learn from Chou Chou.
Creating opportunities where a child can learn, grow, and be shown loving-kindness shouldn’t be all that hard, should it?
When you hear the word autism, what do you think?
Alfonso is non-speaking, but he has a lot to say. The world needs to listen and learn from this young man’s wise and whole-hearted way of living.
Why this price point?
Our conference offers an honorarium and travel accommodations for all speakers! With 80%of our speaker identifying as on the spectrum, this is our commitment to fair wages for people with disabilities.