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Lamar Hardwick

Dr. Lamar Hardwick is a proud husband, father, and pastor. After years of struggling with social anxiety, sensory processing difficulties, and a host of other complex issues, Lamar was diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder, Asperger’s syndrome, in 2014 at the age of 36. Today, he uses his platform as a pastor to serve as an autism advocate, mentor to teens and young adults on the spectrum, and an autism educator by providing workshops and training sessions to churches and other faith-based organizations. He is a regular contributing writer to several autism awareness and disability sites such as The Mighty, Autism Speaks, and Huffington Post, to name a few. You can follow his blog at as well as his Facebook Page Autism Pastor and Twitter @autismpastor.

4 Simple Ways Spouses Can Ensure Parenting Success with ASD

I am an avid reader.  I read tons of books and even more blogs.  As someone who considers himself to be a part of the special needs community, I often read a lot of blogs about special needs families.  Over the past two years, one of the things that I have discovered is that there […]

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