What happens when your child wants to know about what it means to be autistic?
We need to challenge the message that successes can only be viewed as triumph over the disorder.
Whether it’s ‘making it work’ in a romantic relationship or between a parent and child, the message is the same. You love each other, so you work hard to make sure their needs are met.
Alex brings such positivity to our autism community. If you don’t know him yet or have not heard his story, its one you don’t want to miss.
This message of hope is not only for those with autism, but also for parents raising children with autism.
This couple is impassioned about changing other’s misconceptions about people on the spectrum.
Everyone is capable of a better human interaction. To be kinder, more emotionally present, and willing to share with one another takes effort. Yet, it’s always worth the effort.
Why doesn’t the autism community have any sex symbols? Where are the Zac Efron’s and Patrick Dempsey’s of ASD?
The common story: “Despite having autism, such and such was able to do something remarkable” needs to be advanced.
Many adults on the autism spectrum are very relationally oriented. They CAN & DO develop healthy relationships across the life span
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.