FOCUS Film Festival: Cultivating Cooperation, Education, Inspiration

Most people view autism spectrum disorder as just that, a disorder. But if you ask Sharisa Joy Kochmeister, “Autism is a gift disguised as a dilemma.” Sharisa was thought to have a very low IQ until she was given the opportunity to use assistive communication technology. She is now an honors college graduate who teaches, speaks and advocates for … [Read more...]