Diagnosed with “Atypical Development and strong autistic tendencies” and recommended for institutionalization, Dr. Shore is now a University professor and internationally renowned for publication, consulting, and presenting on adult issues pertinent to education, relationships, employment, advocacy, and disclosure.
President emeritus of the Asperger’s Association of New England and former board member of the Autism Society, Dr. Shore serves on the boards of the Asperger Syndrome and High Functioning Autism Association, the Autism Services Association, and other related organizations.
Stephen’s parents were told that the solution for his condition would be institutionalization but Stephen thrived in college and went on to become an autism author and a professor at Adelphi University.
Hear more about Stephen’s inspiring journey to becoming an Autism author and university professor on this episode of The Autism Show.
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