Temple Grandin (born August 29, 1947) is an American doctor of animal science and professor at Colorado State University, bestselling author, and consultant to the livestock industry on animal behavior. As a person with high-functioning autism, Grandin is also noted for her work in autism advocacy and is the inventor of the squeeze machine designed to calm hypersensitive people.Grandin is listed in the 2010 Time 100 list of the 100 most influential people in the world in the category "Heroes".
Future Horizons was founded in 1996 in the belief that dissemination of information about autism and Asperger’s Syndrome through books, conferences, and other media would beneficially impact those who live and work with the condition, personally and professionally. Devoted entirely to supporting and fostering such works and programs, Future Horizons has grown to be a world leader in publications and conferences on autism and Asperger’s Syndrome.Please Visit http://fhautism.com/ for all upcoming Conferences.
We had the Pleasure of Attending one of their conferences and I think it is something everyone that has a Child with Autism should attend (Paul M Cimins.) Closing Song Provided By The Wonderful Scott James Please Visit his Site at http://www.scottjames.org/. Have a Great Week And Tune In Next Week for Another Edition of HopeSavesTheDay !
I would also like to thank Dr. Temple Grandin for giving us this opporntunity to speak with her.