Celebrities with autism who are changing our perceptions


People on the autism spectrum face stigma and negative stereotypes everywhere they go. Common misconceptions of the condition facilitate the discrimination that goes with it. This gallery aims to challenge the public’s preconceived notions of people on the autism spectrum by showing that they’re more familiar than we thought. Click on to meet the celebrities with autism who are changing our perceptions.

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