Real Look Autism MissionThe Autism Site
For 20 years, local TV news anchor Marybeth Marsden had a mission to get the news out to the public. But after her daughter was diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder, Marybeth’s mission shifted—it is now focused on creating a world of better understanding, acceptance, and resources for families living with autism.
Watch as she describes the mission and purpose of Real Look Autism. Real Look Autism is a place where parents can tell their stories, share therapies and strategies that help with their children, and give the world a look at what it’s like growing up on the spectrum. Knowledge is power!
Watch Real Look Autism Episode One: Anxiety In School. In it, a young girl with a Pervasive Development Delay (PDD) named Tessa learns to overcome some of her anxiety surrounding failure at school. Be sure to check it out!