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 <em>Mama Be Good</em>, <a href="http://mamabegood.blogspot.com/" target="_hplink">mamabegood.blogspot.com</a>. She has written for <em>The Thinking Person's Guide to Autism</em> (published 2011) and <em>The Thinking Person's Guide to Autism</em> blog. Her essays have been featured by BlogHer and <a href="http://parenting.com/" target="_hplink">Parenting.com</a>'s blog. Brenda has been interviewed by <em>Atlanta Parent</em> magazine, <em>The Lime</em> magazine, and <em>The Atlanta Journal-Constitution</em>. She has advocated for autism support in front of legislators, professionals, and educators. She lives in Atlanta with her husband and son.