Today, April 2nd, is World Autism Awareness Day. Autism, though it affects tens of millions of people worldwide, is not widely understood. In fact, according to the Secretary-General, many people with an autism spectrum disorder have to face discrimination on a daily basis.
A recent survey of U.S. children found 63 percent of parents report that their child with autism had been bullied, with children with Asperger’s bullied most among responders. The researchers also found these children were…Read full post