On the Spectrum

The stories that break assumptions and pre-conceived notions about Autism, and all those who identify as neurodiverse.

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The Rocky Mountain Wonderland for Athletes with Disabilities

When the powder falls in Bozeman, champion skiers and kids with autism alike make the pilgrimage to Eagle Mount to perform at their peak.

Secret Life of an Autistic Stripper

I've always had trouble reading social cues, but in the strip club, where rules and roles are crystal clear, I finally learned to connect.


An Aging Mother’s Animated Love Letter to Her Autistic Son

“Who would look after him if I wasn’t here?” and other questions this mom asks herself every day.

I Thought I Knew Everything About Autism—Until It Hit My Own Son

As a child psychologist, I help all kinds of families diagnose and deal with autism. But the hardest thing was when I started to see signs right under my nose.


Autistic and Aging Out

For an enthusiastic teenager and his long-devoted family, the prospect of autism colliding with adulthood unveils an entirely new set of caregiving concerns.

Showtime on the Spectrum

For audiences with autism, Broadway's grandest theaters stage musicals to last a lifetime.