A traveler shares her perspectives on how autism is understood by people across the globe.  Due to the nature of my work, I have been fortunate to visit over 70 countries. I have also lived in four different countries on three continents.  You can read about a destination, however, an actual visit is the only

in Autism Advocacy, General by Gemma Winchester

Looking after a child with autism can be a struggle at times. Since the autism spectrum is so diverse, what works for one child may not work for another. You really need to understand what triggers your child so that you can make accommodations for them. I am not a parent, however, both of my

in Autism Parenting Advice by Gemma Winchester

An autism sibling shines a light on autistic achievers in celebration of Autism Awareness Month. As April is Autism Awareness Month, I wanted to share the stories of some incredible achievers on the spectrum. Unfortunately, the word “autism” has some negative stigmas attached to it. I wanted to break some of those stigmas. I have

in Autism Advocacy by Gemma Winchester