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Movie Theatre Rented out for a Special Screening for Individuals with Special Needs
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Movie Theatre Rented out for a Special Screening for Individuals with Special Needs

Kingston, Massachusetts. — Emily Colson of Duxbury is author of "Dancing with Max," a memoir about her 23 year old autistic son. She wrote in her blog her experience of visiting a movie theatre with Max and being jeered out due to Max making noise. E...
Alexandra Jackman is a teen who is campaigning and advocating for teens on the autistic spectrum – Part 2
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Alexandra Jackman is a teen who is campaigning and advocating for teens on the autistic spectrum – Part 2

Alexandra Jackman, 14 is a film maker from Westfield, New Jersey. This is part two of our interview with Alexandra Jackman. Part 1 can be read here. When it came to making the actual film Alexandra told us that there were many challenges to overcome. At th...
Alexandra Jackman is a teen who is campaigning and advocating for teens on the autistic spectrum – Part 1
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Alexandra Jackman is a teen who is campaigning and advocating for teens on the autistic spectrum – Part 1

Alexandra Jackman, 14 is a film maker from Westfield, New Jersey. Her film, 'A teens guide to understanding and communicating with people with autism' has been entered into the Palm Beach International Film Festival. The film was made as part of her class pr...
New website offers private social network for families and individuals with autism
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New website offers private social network for families and individuals with autism

Cari and Denise DeCandia - have launched a private social network for families and individuals with autism. Cari DeCandia is director of business development for the National Autism Network. The website offers a secure environment in which parents can share...