Autism

Travis Rudolph’s best catch

Travis Rudolph’s best catch

On the eve of my oldest son starting middle school, I was taken back by a photograph of Florida State Universities star receiver Travis Rudolph.  Recently Rudolph, along with teammates Dalvin Cook, Deondre Francois, Derwin James and Jalen Wilkerson visited Monfort Middle School in Tallahassee. It was at lunch that Rudolph caught a student named Bo sitting alone.  Rudolph walked up to Bo and asked ...[Read More]

That sense of feeling normal

That sense of feeling normal

NBC News shares the story of Mike Brannigan.  His obsession with running, helps him cope with autism and find a sense of normalcy.   Nothing like starting your week with an amazing success story. Original Link

Best Camp Ever

Best Camp Ever

Last week a very touching story about a 10 year old autistic boy was brought to our attention by USA Today.  The story is about Jake Herzig who loves Notre Dame Football.  Jake had attended the Notre Dame football camp a few times in the past, but this season was different. In the past the stimulation of a chaotic camp environment was a little much for Jake.  This year, Jake, took a page from the ...[Read More]