The Autism Advocacy Affair

The Autism Advocacy Affair

[Upbeat music playing] The Tribe is a group of nonspeaking autistics based out of Herndon. They work together with the speech pathologist and occupational therapist at Growing Kids Center. So today our conversations are focused on actions we can take to spread awareness, and to change the perception of autism that’s out there. It is…

The Celebration of Autism – Richmond Autism Resource Fair 2015

The Celebration of Autism – Richmond Autism Resource Fair 2015

[A woman’s voice over microphone, off screen] And now I’d like to introduce Denise Abegg, who is going to introduce our keynote. [Applause] Hello everyone, thanks for joining us. So I have the pleasure of introducing Amythest today. She is a multiply disabled Autistic advocate. Amythest was diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder at the age…