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Liz Becker, author of ‘Autism and the World According to Matt’ Part 2
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Liz Becker, author of ‘Autism and the World According to Matt’ Part 2

Liz Becker, author of 'Autism and the World According to Matt' Part one of this article can be found here The special bond between Liz and Matt is shown throughout his journey. One particular story tells of how Matt and Liz, who took the plunge one day in ...
Liz Becker, Author of ‘Autism and the World According to Matt’ Part 1
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Liz Becker, Author of ‘Autism and the World According to Matt’ Part 1

Liz Becker, Virginia, USA - has been married to Tom for 20 years and has 2 grown up sons of her own as well as 2 step children. Her youngest son Matt now aged 28 has severe to moderate autism. As well as being a teacher, research scientist and clinical scie...
Author Chantal Sicile-Kira releases new edition of award-winning autism book
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Author Chantal Sicile-Kira releases new edition of award-winning autism book

Chantal Sicile-Kira, Carmel Valley, California - Autism Spectrum Disorders: The Complete Guide was published 10 years ago. Chantal Sicile-Kira's son, Jeremy, now aged 25 was diagnosed with autism at the age of 3 while living in France. Kristina Houck writin...
Interview with author Kevin Berry on his new book ‘Stim’
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Interview with author Kevin Berry on his new book ‘Stim’

‘Robert is different. He has Asperger's Syndrome. He experiences the world differently to 99% of the population. Follow his entertaining and highly empathetic story as he struggles to realise and accept who he really is, try to understand other people – which ...
Mari Nosal on the ‘Ten Commandments of Interacting With Kids on the Autism Spectrum’
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Mari Nosal on the ‘Ten Commandments of Interacting With Kids on the Autism Spectrum’

Mari Nosal from Plymouth, Massachusetts, has used her own experiences of raising a child with Asperger’s Syndrome, now a young man, and her years of professional experience working with both children and parents within the autism community to help and inform...
The Reason I Jump – how adapting an Autism guide allowed a father to understand his son
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The Reason I Jump – how adapting an Autism guide allowed a father to understand his son

Naoki Higashida was only 13 when he wrote The Reason I Jump: The Inner Voice of a Thirteen-Year-Old Boy with Autism. It is not a book like The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, but rather a series of questions and answers about being Autistic, ...