Why the Sundance documentary ‘Dina’ is about your relationship, too

The "real-life romantic comedy" isn't just the story of two people with Asperger's who love each other — it's a story of intimacy and compromise.

'Overwatch' fans explain why Symmetra's autism matters to them

The revelation is starting important conversations about autism all over the internet.

'Pokémon Go' Completely Changed This Child With Autism's Life

"It's like an awakening in his socialization," his mom said.

Meet the Dad Who Started a Car Wash Business to Change His Son's Life

He said he wanted his son to have a job and "friends that are like him."

Here's Why We Absolutely Need to Stop Using the Term "On the Spectrum"

Delete this from your vocabulary.


Autism Awareness Month 2016 : Facts About the Often-Stereotyped Neurological Disorder

Here are four facts about autism aimed at dispelling the stereotypes about the disorder.

This Café in Florida Is Dishing Out Opportunities for People With Autism

Wake up and smell the coffee — people with autism are capable.

Meet Julia, Sesame Street's New Character With Autism

Every kid is amazing.

A Young Designer Gave a Voice to His Brother With Autism — And Created Something Brilliant

Dustin's Words is much more than a speech tool.


The Relationship Lesson We Can All Learn from People Who Have Asperger's

What if the thing that "Aspies" supposedly do wrong in dating is actually worth copying?

This Boy's Heartbreaking Story Is Exactly Why We Need to End Bullying Right Now

No teenager should have to face what he went through.

PETA Is Pushing a Startling Campaign Filled With Bad Science

The organization is using autistic people as unwilling pawns in its new ads.

These Are The TV Characters Getting Asperger's Wrong, From Someone Who Has It

And the TV characters that are getting it right.

Jenny McCarthy Wants to Save Me From My Autism, But She Just Doesn't Get It

There's nothing wrong with me.


What It's Like Dating With Asperger's

If you think dating is awkward and difficult, it's even trickier when you have autism.

A Robotic Education: How Robots Are Helping Autistic Children Learn

Research is showing that children with autism respond well to robot teachers. Is this the way of the future?

Leave Bill Gates and His Weird Handshakes Alone!

Bill Gates has offended South Korea by giving its president a handshake, which is considered rude in Asia. Chill out, everyone.

My Lifelong Struggle With Asperger's Syndrome

I'm writing this article because Adam Lanza, the mass murderer who killed 26 people at Sandy Hook Elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut, has been reported to have had Asperger's Syndrome.