Understanding How Accepting Autism is Important to Autism Awareness

Every April, the nation honors Autism Awareness Month. Businesses, both large and small, partner with autism organizations to help increase awareness of autism spectrum disorders. Campaigns typically take on one or both of the following messages: autism awareness and autism acceptance.

Read the whole story: Autism Awareness and Acceptance: Statistics, Neurodiversity and Dispelling Autism Myths

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