This is an outstanding talk by Susan Cain at the TED Talks on introverts. If you, or you know someone who is an introvert you are going to want to listen to this. She talks about how society has turned being an introvert into social disease. She reminds us that the world need introverts for in ones quietness is offend where great ideas are born.
Ann Kennedy Autism Awareness Flash Mob From YouTube
April is Autism Awareness Month.
This is an awesome video done by Ann Kennedy in the U.K.
Please if you don’t know about Autism please take time to learn.
Autism Fast Facts:
Autism affects 1 in every 68 children and 1 in every 42 boys
Autism is the fastest-growing serious developmental disability in the U.S.
Autism costs a family $60,000 a year on average
Boys are nearly five times more likely than girls to have autism
There is no medical detection or cure for autism
Real Life Tips for Kids With Autism
Video if you need gel explaining Autism diagnosis to you family and friends.
Derek is a blind autistic British Maestro. In this video from YouTube he plays Amazing Grace.
Lucy’s Story Understanding Autism
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It’s been said that a picture paints a 1000 words. But I also want to know the story, like what is the Mona Lisa thinking?
This is a photo of my son Todd holding his new niece Faith. There are many things that make this photo interesting. Todd is an amazing 30-year-old who is the twin brother of Tiffany, Faith’s Mom. He is holding Faith who is now one month old, but was born premature and weighed a little over 5 pounds. Todd is also an adult who has autism, but of course by looking at him you can’t tell.
So any pictures can paint a 1000 words, but if you don’t hear the words you can’t get the entire picture.