Interview with Cassidy Hooper on self-advocacy and employment

Cassidy Hooper is an Autistic and Turner Syndrome self-advocate from Northeast Mississippi. She is a young adult on the autism spectrum and lives with a rare genetic condition called “Turner Syndrome”. She was diagnosed with Autism around 17 years old and was diagnosed with Turner Syndrome at 9 days old, just a little after birth.Continue reading “Interview with Cassidy Hooper on self-advocacy and employment”

Interview with Sue Abramowski about self-advocacy and Human Services field

Sue Abramowski is an autistic self advocate who works in the human services field. She currently holds three positions: She assists others who are autistic, who have developmental disabilities, or who have mental health diagnoses. She truly is a hardworking woman! In her free time, Sue is a gamer and enjoys tinkering with her AndroidContinue reading “Interview with Sue Abramowski about self-advocacy and Human Services field”

Interview with Rachel Barcellona about Disability Advocacy, Board Member of several disability organizations, and Beauty Pageants

Rachel Barcellona is a well-known, Autistic advocate who advocates for people with disabilities. She has a project called, “Ability Beyond Disability” and the mission of the project is to help individuals living with disabilities see themselves beyond their diagnosed disability/disabilities and to encourage them about accomplishing anything. She is a model and has competed inContinue reading “Interview with Rachel Barcellona about Disability Advocacy, Board Member of several disability organizations, and Beauty Pageants”

Interview with Nicole Endersby about Special Needs Photography business and “A Special Life” Podcast

Mrs. Nicole Endersby is a mom of three boys. Two of her boys have Autism and one has ADHD. She resides living in Texas where she and her husband have a media company called Endersby Productions. A big part of their company is giving back to the disability community through a program they call theirContinue reading “Interview with Nicole Endersby about Special Needs Photography business and “A Special Life” Podcast”

Interview with Taylor Duncan about Alternative Baseball Organization

Taylor Duncan is the CEO of Alternative Baseball, and he lives with Autism. Because of Taylor’s special interest in Baseball, Alternative Baseball Organization was created and provides individuals with disabilities the opportunity to play Baseball. To learn more about Taylor and his Alternative Baseball Organization, check out the interview here: To learn more about AlternativeContinue reading “Interview with Taylor Duncan about Alternative Baseball Organization”

Interview with David Sharif about Autism Global Advocate, Autism Global Project, and Employment

David Sharif demonstrates being an Autism Global Advocate through his longest interest of traveling and his experiences as a keynote speaker. There is more to this that makes David an Autism Global Advocate, including his plans on being more involved in the Autism Global Project organization. Watch the interview with David to learn more aboutContinue reading “Interview with David Sharif about Autism Global Advocate, Autism Global Project, and Employment”

Interview with Russell Cross about Self-Advocacy, Autism and Genetics, and Employment

You are all in for a special treat to kick off October! Russell Cross is an Autism self-advocate and was my first international guest outside of the U.S.A! Check out the interview I did with Russell here:

Individualized Education Plan (IEP)

Throughout my school years, I always had an Individualized Education Plan (IEP). I even attended my my Individualized Education Plan (IEP) meetings throughout my school years. Now, as a paraprofessional for elementary school students with Autism, I became my students’ advocate, and I am working with my sudents to accomplish their goals in school. ThisContinue reading “Individualized Education Plan (IEP)”

Interview with Justin Moehn about self-advocacy and public speaker for law enforcement

Justin Moehn shares his experiences being a self-advocate and his actions of educating law enforcement about Autism. Come check out the interview I did with him here:

Interview with Ronald Kerns about Graphic Design, Employment and Diversity/Inclusion advocacy

Ronald Kerns shares how much he grew as a graphic designer by starting off as an Autism diversity/Inclusion advocate. Watch the interview with Ronald Kerns here: