10 Things Every Teacher Should Know About Autism

Thursday, December 11th, 2014

Guest blogger Ron Sandison works full-time in the medical field and is a professor of theology at Destiny School of Ministry. He is a task force member for the  Autism Society’s Faith Initiative. Sandison has a Master of Divinity from Oral Read More

Vote for the Autism Society SXSW Proposal: “Apps for Autism”

Monday, March 10th, 2014

The Autism Society of Greater Austin has submitted a panel presentation proposal called “Apps for Autism” to two divisions of the South by Southwest (SXSW) Festival. Now all we have to do is make sure that our proposal is selected – which is where Read More

A Daily Reality for Those Touched by Autism

Monday, April 8th, 2013

The month of April is upon us once again. The fourth month of the year is my son Mikey’s birthday and also National Autism Awareness Month. The former a happy, celebratory occasion; the latter a sobering reminder. After the pomp Read More

Autism Awareness – A Parent’s View

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013

April is National Autism Awareness Month, which naturally begs the question: awareness of what? As a parent of a 19-year old son with autism, if you had asked me that question years ago, I would have  said things like: be Read More

Different Like You & Me

Wednesday, March 27th, 2013

Back when I was a young boy growing up in my hometown in New Jersey, I was different. The town where I lived predominantly consisted of people of English, Irish, and Scottish heritage whose children were all my classmates. But, Read More

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