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SO Awesome Creates Wallet-Sized Cards to Help Kids With Sensory Issues

Marie-Claire Camp created SO Awesome, a company that creates durable, wallet-sized cards that are perfect for children with sensory processing disorder. Read the full story.

People on the Autism Spectrum Describe What a Meltdown Feels Like

People with autism spectrum disorder describe what an autistic meltdown feels like and why, because of sensory overload, they’re often necessary. Read the full story.
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17 Things People on the Autism Spectrum Wish Others Would Stop Saying

As a society, we’ve taken some significant steps towards greater acceptance of individuals with autism spectrum disorder in recent years — from mainstream television portraying characters on the spectrum, to large corporations finding ways to better support the community. But despite increasing information and awareness, many people still may not know how to respond to an [...]