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Emily Iland

Emily Iland, MA is an award-winning author, film-maker, educator, researcher and leader in the autism field. Emily just helped her son Tom, who has autism, realize his dream of becoming a published author. Their new book Come to Life! Your Guide to Self-Discovery is an ideal prequel to transition, helping parents and teens discover answers to the critical questions that drive transition. For more info visit the website

Improving the Future for Young People with Autism

Improving the Future for Young People with Autism

Almost all parents, including those who are actively involved in their child’s special education plan, feel unprepared to navigate the transition from high school to adult life. This article highlights important findings about outcomes for adults with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) from several new studies.  (Warning: You may not like what you read). The discussion […]

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