Posts Tagged "NAA"

Chili’s Autism Awareness Problem

Posted on Apr 23, 2014 in Autism

Someone at Chili’s has made a bad decision. In the spirit of Autism Awareness Month–you aware yet?–Chili’s Grill & Bar has evidently decided to support the National Autism Association (NAA) by giving this group 10% of their take at the table on Monday, April 7. Illustrating precisely why awareness of something is not the same as understanding it well, Chili’s has made a particularly poor choice of entity to support if helping children with autism reach their potential is their goal, as their flyer states. Why is NAA a poor choice? Because of this from their “causes of autism” page: While...

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