Autism Reality

See a new perspective on autism by Dr. Temple Grandin

Critically acclaimed documentary film about autism by an autistic film director. ‘autism reality’ is a moving interview-based piece that shows a new and refreshing side of the issue. Thank you Dr. Temple Grandin! Don’t press play unless you have 10 minutes to spare (you’ll want to watch the whole thing)

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How do I start a fundraiser to support Autism?

My sister is very interested in supporting Autism through the internet. How would she come to do this?

She would like to do it through facebook. Is there a way to start your own Autism website?


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Only human – make me normal – Autism & Asperger’s syndrome

This is a very good documentary about what it is like living with autism and aspergers.

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A Mother’s Nightmare: A Struggle With Autism

A Benzie County woman struggles every day with her 13-year-old daughter. She has autism and it causes her to be aggressive. It’s put Kelli Stapleton in the hospital several times and now that the family has found a treatment facility, the cost has become too much to handle. This family now has to figure out how to pay for their daughter’s treatment or bring her home too early to potentially dangerous consequences. For all of your news, weather and sports needs: Like us on Facebook: Follow us on twitter: Download our app, available for iPhone and Android!

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Increasing Attention Span – The Son-Rise Program

The Son-Rise Program Technique called the 3 E’s – having Excitment, Energy and Enthusiam is extremely effective in encouraging our children on the Autism Spectrum not only to increase their eye contact but also to inspire them to interact with us in a game or activity for a longer period of time. The video below demonstrate how you can vary and build upon your 3 E’s throughout the game. These variations help our children to stay in the game while at the same time making us the center of the game thus strengthening their social skills.

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Girl With Autism & Katy Perry Duet – ‘Firework’

Girl With Autism & Katy Perry Duet – ‘Firework’ Subscribe to Hollywire | Send Chelsea a Tweet! | Follow Hollywire! | Katy Perry performs live on stage with a talented little girl — in support of autism, and it’s pretty darn inspiring! It’s always so amazing to see celebrities doing good — and this story I found to be quite motivational. A little girl named Jodi has struggled with autism her whole life and expresses herself through music. In a performance from “Night of Too Many Stars: America Comes Together for Autism Programs” — Jodi is joined onstage by her idol, Katy Perry, as they do a little duet to “Firework” After the performance, Katy tweeted about her experience and how inspired she was by it. So what do you think about this performance? And also while KP is known for writing inspirational music, which of her songs do you relate to most!?!

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