1. Understanding Different Behaviors: Stages of Stigmatism, Shame, Embarrassment, and Denial

    By Anthony KaDarrell Thigpen Email: Anthony_Thigpen@aol.com The Autism Academy a school for children with autism located in Gilbert, AZ, wants to share Shawn Davis’ story. Shawn Davis is an experienced principal that was clueless concerning her own child’s struggle with autism for 10 years. Despite earning a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from Augusta State and a Master’s from C…Read More

  2. How to Prepare Your Child for the School Year

    School is starting back up again soon, so we're going to focus solely on how nerve-wrecking going back to school for any a child with autism and their family can be. Luckily at Autism Academy, we are very accomplished with teaching autistic children and knowing the proper teaching techniques for children with autism. We are a school that focuses on knowing the right pieces of the puzzle for educat…Read More