The true story of an “unrecovered” child who became fully integrated into society despite having limited language and profound autistic behaviors.
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Congressman Jamie Raskin, 6th District, Maryland; Professor of Constitutional Law, American University, and Best-selling Author of, We the Students and Overruling Democracy: the Supreme Court vs. the American People.
Ron Suskind, Pulitzer-prize winning journalist and best-selling Author of Life, Animated: A Story of Sidekicks, Heroes, and Autism (2014).
Nancy K. Kelly, MS Ed, NYS certified Special Education Teacher/Autism Spectrum Disorder Consultant and School District Administrator
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Thank you to my Jamin Congressman!
LOCAL HERO D08, Congressman Jamie Raskin’s Local Heroes Interview: https://www.facebook.com/RepRaskin/videos/604270211340706
“An autism-friendly outing to see Blue Man Group — without the stares.” (August 3, 2022)
Local DMV: Beyond grateful to WAPO's Dana Hedgpeth for her wise & sensitive coverage of a very Blue outing: https://www.washingtonpost.com/dc-md-va/2022/08/03/blue-man-group-autism-kennedy-center/
I put off explaining death to my autistic son. Covid-19 convinced me I couldn’t wait any longer.
Opinions https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2020/05/25/i-put-off-explaining-death-my-autistic-son-covid-19-convinced-me-i-couldnt-wait-any-longer/?arc404=true I put off explaining death to my autistic son. Covid-19 convinced me I couldn’t wait any longer. ...