Autism Is Not the Problem

Throughout the mainstream media, we are practically bombarded with different things that are claimed to “cause” autism: Vaccinations. Diet. Environment. Drugs during pregnancy. Birth types. Gut health. And you know what? I am absolutely sick of it. As a wife who is married to an autistic man and a mother of two autistic children, I know the reality of autism and…

Stimtastic Creates Jewelry for Adults and Teens With Autism Spectrum Disorder

Most products for people on the autism spectrum are geared towards children or their parents, so Cynthia Kim created something adults on the spectrum could enjoy. Enter Stimtastic, a jewelry and toy company that promotes “stimming” or self-stimulatory behaviors like arm flapping, rocking, humming and other repetitive movements common among people on the spectrum. “My…