Boo Goes to Washington, Via the State Fair

We were seated under a tent on Saturday afternoon, enjoying pizza and funnel cake at the State Fair, when The Husband pointed out our Congressman just a few feet away....more

Ditching Asperger's Syndrome: Rethinking The Austic Spectrum

Is Asperger's a distinct autistic disorder that deserves its own place on the autistic spectrum?  No.Not according to an expert panel charged with revising the upcoming fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM), the bible of mental health workers in addition to health insurance companies.  The panel wants to get rid of Asperger's and Pervasive Developm...more

Bright Child with Aspergers

“Advocates for Asperger's/gifted (AG) children are eager to have them appreciated as wonderful, special children. The presence of dual exceptionality always casts a shadow over this goal. ...more

Hi, My sister and I have written a novel about a mother and her 15 year old adopted son who has ...more

On Being An Advocate

I advocate for my Autistic son because: ...more