autism

Valedictorian with nonverbal autism delivers moving commencement speech at Rollins College

Graduation season has only just begun, but we may have already witnessed the best commencement speech for the Class of ...

19-year-old with autism who had been missing for nearly 3 years found alive 11.5 hours away from home

A California teen who has been missing since September 2019 has been found in Utah. Connerjack Oswalt, 19, was found ...

Family wants to thank kind Kansas City Chiefs fan who befriended woman with autism at game

Tima Suluvale has been a Kansas City Chiefs fan her entire life, but never made it to a game. So ...

Missing non-verbal teenager with severe autism has been found dead after 3-day search – rest in peace

The body of an autistic 17-year-old missing for three days in Paulding, Michigan, has been discovered by teams battling sub-zero ...

Teenager with autism shot to death in his neighbor's yard – family pleads for answers

A family is grieving the loss of their 18-year-old son after he was gunned down in a neighbor’s front yard ...

Assistant principal gets on the ground to comfort student with special needs having a rough day

An image of a schoolteacher lying on the ground talking to a boy with autism was quickly shared around the ...