Autism Impacts Lives in Varying Degrees

Autism Impacts Lives in Varying Degrees

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is used as a diagnostic term. People who fall into the spectrum do not all have the same type of the disorder. Each person is unique, and as a result, there are varying degrees in which autism impacts lives. One evaluation tool used is the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM). […]

Autism Awareness Lacking in Airline Workers

Autism Awareness Lacking in Airline Workers

A mother from Oregon has claimed that United Airlines kicked her family off of a flight headed to Portland, because they allegedly found her autistic teenage daughter to be a disruptive passenger on the plane. Airline workers severely lack autism awareness and this incident brings that truth to the surface. Donna Beegle’s 15-year-old daughter, Juliette Beegle, […]

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