Post Tagged with: "autism"

by / on April 2, 2013 at 11:45 am / in Current Events, Videos

Must-See Video: What You Ought To Know About Autism

Today, April 2nd, is World Autism Awareness Day and we dug through YouTube to find a video that would help increase understanding about autism, in 6 minutes, or less. We […]

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by / on March 18, 2013 at 1:42 pm / in A Different POV, Between Heaven and Earth, Videos

Video Of The Day: What It’s Like To Have A Brother With Autism

  My adult brother-in-law has autism.  I struggle to explain how much he means to me and how grateful I am to have him in my life, because, sometimes, the […]

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by / on May 19, 2012 at 7:00 pm / in Education/Learning, Nerds Rule, Technology & Science

13 year-old genius with autism, sets out to disprove Big Bang Theory

Indianapolis: Jacob Barnett wants to be a genius when he grows up. No wait, at 13 years of age he’s already a genius, and he’s setting out to disprove Einstein’s […]

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by / on May 19, 2012 at 7:05 am / in A Different POV, Education/Learning, Health/Wellness, Nerds Rule, Technology & Science, The Originals, World

Is High Functioning Autism and Asperger Syndrome Associated with High Functioning Brilliance?

Many people known to be diagnosed in the spectrum of autism are brilliant scientists, anthropologists, physicists, mathematicians, and economists. Albert Einstein and Newton were both considered to be “consistent” in […]

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by / on May 9, 2012 at 1:42 pm / in A Different POV, Doing Good In The 'Hood, Health/Wellness, Social Innovations

The OTHER Happiest Place on Earth – Belwood Lodge & Camp

Belwood Camp & Lodge [All Photos Courtesy of Belwood Camp]   For a few years now, our brother Edric [an adult with autism] has spent 2 to 3 weeks each […]

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by / on May 11, 2011 at 10:22 am / in Health/Wellness

The Horse Boy Method – Autism-spectrum alternative therapy

[Photo: Owned by Horse Boy Method]   If you’ve seen the outstanding documentary film The Horse Boy [or read the book of the same name], you know about super-father Rupert Isaacson’s quest […]

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by / on April 2, 2011 at 1:33 pm / in A Different POV, Founders, Health/Wellness

What makes you different, makes you cool.

            As the Founder & CBIC [Chief Believer in Charge] of Different Is Cool, I wanted to provide a little insight as to why my […]

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