Neurodiversity in the Mainstream News | Neurodiversity News

With Steve Silberman’s NeuroTribes having been released in 2015, it seems that the Neurodiversity Movement had reached a new chapter in its development. As a result, the concept of neurodiversity has slowly permeated into the mainstream media. A great piece of evidence that proves that notion is Lilia Luciano’s article (and video accompanying it), “Adults with Autism: …

Interview: Melanie Keiling | Neurodiversity News

Today on Neurodiversity News, I have had the pleasure to speak with Melanie Keiling, who runs the wonderful page, Autistic Grandma. Neurodiversity News: Tell me about yourself and what you do. Melanie Keiling: I am a 50-year-old stay at home autistic mother of four autistic kids. I spend my free time running my blog, Autistic Grandma. I …

Interview: Eve Reiland | Neurodiversity News

This week on Neurodiversity News, I’ve interviewed Eve Reiland, who has firsthand experience fighting the infamous organization, Autism Speaks. Like the name of the website she created, Eve really does embody the title of Badass Activist. Neurodiversity News: Tell me about yourself and what you do. Eve Reiland: I’m an autistic activist, writer, and artist. …

Interview: Melissa Eaton | Neurodiversity News

This time, I’ve interviewed neurodiversity ally, Melissa Eaton, who has an autistic son and is known for fighting the infamous bleach cult. Neurodiversity News: Tell me about yourself and what you do. Melissa Eaton: I’m a mom to a 10-year-old autistic and full-time caregiver for my 58-year-old aunt who has Down’s syndrome and complex health …