The Real “Rain Man” Wasn’t Autistic

by David Rowland, Autism Expert The 1988 movie, Rain Man, may have done a major disservice to the autism community.  The real person on whom Dustin Hoffman based his Raymond

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“Autism Saved My Life”

© Becca Lory Hector, Autism Neurodiversity & Inclusion Consultant/Author/Speaker Published by:  Spectrum Woman Magazine, April 2017 For 36 of my 40 years, I was disabled.  I was cut off from

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The “Sherlock Syndrome” – an Experience of Autism

by RL Poole, Author/Lecturer I realized early on in life that I was able to see the world differently than others around me, even if I didn’t understand exactly how,

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Autism as a Mental Superpower

by David Rowland, Autism Expert Michelangelo, Mozart, Darwin, Jefferson, Edison, Tesla, and Einstein were probably autistic.  Most geniuses are not autistic, nor vice versa.  Autism, however, tends to boost a

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