Autism Acceptance

Autism Acceptance

Autism Acceptance

April is more commonly known as Autism Awareness month, but I want to support Autism Acceptance month.  I know that we always need to bring awareness to others about autism and how to support people with autism, but I want it to go a step father and bring about acceptance with autism. I want to be able to talk about autism in a positive light and share all the wonderful things about autism.

When I think about my brother I want others to see him for who he is as a person and how wonderful and amazing he is! Because he truly is an amazing person!! I love how his brain works with how good he is with computer skills, science, and history. He has an amazing memory and remembers things that I have a hard time remembering. He has so many strengths and I want people to see those things about him.

I wanted to share this with you all because I would love for you to share with me some positives that you feel about autism and what you wish other people would know about autism. This month let us bring love, joy, and happiness to autism and share why we love someone with autism! I would love to hear what you have to say! Please let me know in the comments below!

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Here is a list of some of our families favorite books about Autism!

The Reason I jump: The Inner Voice of a Thirteen Year old Boy with Autism by Naoki Higashida


The Spark: A Mother’s Story of Nurturing, Genius, and Autism by Kristine Barnett


NeuroTribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity by Steve Silberman


Ten Things Every Child with Autism Wishes you Knew: Updated and Expanded Edition by Ellen Notbohm


Uniquely Human: A Different Way of Seeing Autism by Barry M. Prizant


In a Different Key: the Story of Autism by John Donvan & Caren Zucker


Carly’s Voice: Breaking Through Autism by Arthur & Carly Fleishmann


A Parent’s Guide to High-Functioning Autism Spectrum Disorder: How to Meet the Challenges and Help your Child Thrive by Sally Ozonoff, Geraldine Dawson, & James C. McPartland


The Anti-Romantic Child: A Memoir of Unexpected Joy by Priscilla Gilman


Autism Every Day: Over 150 Strategies Lived and Learned by a Professional Autism Consultant with 3 Sons on the Spectrum by Alyson Beytien


Somewhere Over the Sea: A Father’s Letter to his Autistic Son by Halfdan W. Freihow


The Autistic Brain: Helping Different Kinds of Minds Succeed by Temple Grandin


Autism Spectrum Disorder (revised): The Complete Guide to Understanding Autism by Chantal Sicile-Kira


The Obsessive Joy of Autism by Julia Bascom

The Obsessive Joy of Autism

Kids Beyond Limits: The Anat Baniel Method for Awakening the Brain and Transforming the Life of your Child with Special Needs by Anat Baniel

The Social Skills Picture Book: Teaching Play, Emotion, and Communication to Children with Autism by Jed Baker

The Social Skills Picture Book for High School and Beyond by Jed Baker

I See Things Differently: A First Look at Autism by Pat Thomas

It’s Raining Cats and Dogs: An Autism Spectrum Guide to the Confusing World of Idioms, Metaphors, and Everyday Expressions by Michael Barton

Motivate to Communicate!: 300 Games and Activities for your Child with Autism by Simone Griffin

All My Stripes: A Story for Children with Autism by Shaina Rudolph & Danielle Royer