Featured Website: Autism Not Weird
Autism Not Weird is a website focusing on breaking the stigma and stereotypes surrounding Autism. The website is run by Chris Bonnello a former teacher turned Autism speaker who is on the Autism spectrum. His motives behind this website, and its associated Facebook page, are to foster awareness, understanding and acceptance as well as guidance for those who are attempting to navigate their lives on the Autism spectrum. Articles on the website include “I am Ever So Sorry. I Don’t Really Look Autistic,” “Growing Up Autistic: 10 Tips for Teenagers with Asperger Syndrome or ‘mild’ Autism,” and “Taking Things Literal: When Having Autism Is Actually Pretty Funny.” Check out the website and read these article plus many more here.