Bio: Brenda Rothman is a writer and public speaker with a background in health law and rhetoric. Brenda blogs about her child who is diagnosed with autism at Mama Be Good, mamabegood.blogspot.com. She has written for The Thinking Person's Guide to Autism (published 2011) and The Thinking Person's Guide to Autism blog. Her essays have been featured by BlogHer and Parenting.com's blog. Brenda has been interviewed by Atlanta Parent magazine, The Lime magazine, and The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. She has advocated for autism support in front of legislators, professionals, and educators. She lives in Atlanta with her husband and son.