Past Media

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New York Times (multiple-one piece on Darius McCollum, a second on the DSM-5 crisis, a third on Asperger’s in general from 2004) 1,  2, 3

Washington Post

ABCNews Online  

Exceptional Parent Magazine (article on GRASP and MJC)

Exceptional Parent Magazine (sex book interview) 

Huffington Post 

New York Magazine (Story by Tim Elliot on Asperger’s Syndrome from 2013, now taken offline)

AP (Story on Darius McCollum, now taken offline) 

LA Times

London Times

Slate (sex column, 3rd question down refers to my sex book)

Disability Scoop (multiple) 12 

Slate Magazine (French version)

The Chronicle of Higher Education

The Chronicle of Philanthropy

New York Newsday

New Haven Register

Single-Minded Women (multiple): profile of MJCInterview with MJC

New Haven Record-Journal

Training Magazine

Neurodiversity News

Tampa Bay Times (now taken offline)

Virginia Gazette

Gloucester Daily Times

The Jewish Week

Psychology Today


Profiles in Diversity Journal

New Paultz Chronogram

SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management) Magazine (now taken offline)



4-minute segment on autism employment from Canada’s Global Television. September, 2018.

C-Span Congressional Testimony (Carley was one of two people on the spectrum to testify at congress’ first-ever hearings on autism in November, 2012. For the entire 3-1/2 hour event, click here and for only Carley’s opening remarks, click here)

FoxNEWS Network (segment has since been taken offline)

Panel on “The Many Definitions of Neurodiversity, Neurodivergence, and Inclusion.” Spectrum Theatre Ensemble, 2021.

Panel (Moderator): “Spectrum Parenting, and Parenting on the Spectrum.” Spectrum Theatre Ensemble, 2021.

Interview on Employment issues for Australia’s “Autism Explained” summit, 2019.

Engaging ‘The Brat'” Interview/Lecture for educators hosted by The Ed Factory. Questions derived from the 2019 article, “The Brat in Your Classroom.” 2021

Sex ed interview with Neurodiversity Press Publisher, Jill Studnicki. 2021.

Participant in Dr. Amy Laurents’ 2019 TEDx Talk, “Compliance is Not the Goal: Letting Go of Control and Rethinking Support for Autistic Individuals.”

Johnson County In the News

HuffPost Live (multiple): There were three episodes: 1. “Are we overdiagnosing?” 2. An episode on aversives for those in institutions, and 3. an episode on autism and employment (segments have since been taken offline).

Carole Jean Whittingham’s “Mind Your Autistic Brain,” where we discussed “The Book of Happy, Positive, and Confident Sex fr Adults on the Autism Spectrum…and Beyond!”

Radio (Please either click the link in the text or use the player below the description)


Fresh Air with Terry Gross (NPR) 2004

1A A one-hour show on the subject of interactions between people on the spectrum and law enforcement officials 2018

The Infinite Mind (NPR) 2005

Forum (NPR) 2011

Newsweek OnAir 2012 (unavailable online)

NPR News (12-minute piece focusing mainly on GRASP) 2006

BBC Radio 2007

Wisconsin Public Radio 2016

It’s Your Health (NPR) 2008

Childhood Matters  2008

All-sports station WFAN 2008

Malaysian Business Radio 2018

Lite News Podcast (“67 Million People are Affected by Autism Globally”) 2018

Lite News Podcast (“Autism Advocate Praises New Police SOP on Cases Involving Autistic Individuals”) 2018


Uniquely Human on Healthy Sex Lives for Adults on the Spectrum

Diversity at Work, on neurodiversity myths within workplaces

Neurodiverse Love on Happy, Positive, and Confident Sex for the neurodiverse

Uniquely Human on the Culture of Autism (Trigger warning: I discuss sexual assaults that occurred at a school I once went to)

Fabulously Candice Sex Podcast

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Autism Knows No Borders (Rethinking Sex Education and Unemployment)

LifeStyle Improvement 

Christian Radio