Jared Sbrocco

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Autism Without Fear: Secrets/Confessions of an NFL Mock Draft Genius/Loser

One of my geeky side personas is that of the guy who predicts what players will be drafted by what teams during the NFL Draft. While not something I've readily admitted to friends and family, it's something I do each April for fun only... I think.<p>I'm also pretty good. Each year, I compare my mock …

TV Wildlife presenter Chris Packham speaks about his Aspergers, teenage struggles and attempts to get into Oxford University

Chris Packham, doyenne of British wildlife, animal lover, Springwatch presenter, conservationist and environmentalist, is passionate about the things …

Asperger's sufferer wows judges in speech competition

A young Asperger's sufferer has overcome his communication challenges to wow public speaking judges with an inspirational speech influenced by the …

Winston Churchill

Police Ask Mom Why 12-Year-Old Isn’t Allowed To Sleep On A Mattress. Her Response Is Disturbing…

The parents of a 12-year-old boy in Missouri are finally behind bars after authorities found the family living in “deplorable conditions.”According …

Chris Packham on coping with Asperger’s, grief and why he owes his dogs his life

In a searingly honest interview, the Countryfile presenter explains how he killed a fox with his bare hands, his love of animals - and how he got …

How I use hypnosis to cope with Asperger's Syndrome

In many ways I was an easy child.<p>One of three brothers, I was bright, well behaved and happy in my own company. But I was unusually calm and observant; unmoved by drama or emergencies. Once, when I was five, I noticed our babysitter was nudging the rug on the floor closer and closer to our fire. I …

Autism

6 Behaviors of Socially Awkward People (And How To Avoid Them)

<b>Tripping over your words, feeling anxious, and struggling to find the right words to say are common behaviors of socially awkward people.</b> Lacking …

What is it like to be married to a man with Asperger's syndrome?

I first met Dan when I was 17 – I saw his gorgeous blue eyes, floppy blond hair and sweet smile and was smitten. My friend Lauren actually took me …

8 Reasons Why You Should Hire Someone With Asperger's Syndrome

When you hear the word Asperger’s, what kind of person do you think of?<p>Asperger’s Syndrome (ASP) is a type of mild autism that affects an average of …

Autism

Autistic Pride Day: 8 famous personalities with autism

Some of the world's most famous people were born or diagonsed in later life as having autistic disorders like Asperger's syndrome and Tourette's. On …

Why Some Children on the Autism Spectrum Are Misdiagnosed with ADHD

1 of 11<p>Asperger's and ADHD<p>Most children with symptoms formerly associated with Asperger's Syndrome, an autism spectrum disorder, receive an ADHD …

What It's Like Working With Someone With Autism, Asperger's

<i>Never forget to pump a handshake three times- not one, and definitely not five.</i> Seen from an autistic perspective, the social, shared, and flexible …

Autism

How Meditation Helps in Weight Loss?

https://www.1mhealthtips.com/how-meditation-helps-in-weight-loss/<p>Have you been struggling to lose weight? Then it might be all in your mind rather …

Jonathan Edwards: God Permits Evil, But Does Not Cause It

There was a bit of a theological scuffle two weeks ago over the age-old question of whether we should say that God wills, or ordains, or permits, or …

Why Was the God of the Old Testament So Violent?

How to think about one of Christianity's most persistent questions.Wes Craven, the famous writer and director of horror movies, could have scripted …

A Christian wakes up Muslims for Ramadan

His role as the city’s “mesaharati” is a traditional one during the sacred fasting month, but Ayoub is by no means a traditional holder of the …

Why Bad News About One Muslim American Is Bad News For All Muslims

By Muniba Saleem, <i>University of Michigan</i><p>On the morning of June 12, as details emerged from a shooting at an Orlando nightclub, Muslim Americans across the country likely reacted with horror, while secretly hoping that the shooter wouldn't turn out to be one of them. Many had gone through the same …

Introduction to the Epistle of Enoch – 1 Enoch 91-92

This last section of 1 Enoch contains wisdom-like literature which condemns various sinners. The section also contains a “testament” in which Enoch …

Christians, Muslims and Jews to build joint house of worship in Jerusalem

For one week in September, a small structure of four walls and a bit of balcony, called the Alpert Youth Music Center will become AMEN.<p>A Christian …

15 Ways to Get Someone Out of Your Head

Have you ever found that you just can’t stop thinking about someone—what they did or said, and how bewildered or hurt you were by their actions? When …

Sorry, But We Won’t Rewrite the Bible for Gays and Lesbians

In response to my open letter to Isaac Archuleta, who describes himself as a bisexual Christian, Richard S. posted a lengthy comment on my personal …

The Apocalypse of Weeks – 1 Enoch 93:1-10; 91:11-17

The Apocalypse of Weeks is a brief recounting of human history as a series of weeks. This vision concerns the “elect ones in the world” (93:1). Enoch …

Does Christianity foster intolerance and violence?

It's important to recall how many more have chosen to wage peace in the name of religion<p>If you take your faith in Jesus Christ seriously and you …

The Epistle of Enoch – 1 Enoch 99-105

The final chapters of 1 Enoch are advice to his children and follow a pattern not unlike the Old Testament wisdom literature. There is a general …

Rational Faith: Why God is Not a Malevolent Bully

June 29, 2016 by Melinda Selmys<p>Yesterday, I promised that I would address the charges that the God which I (as a Catholic) worship is a …