News
Top News

Temple Grandin and Henry Winkler Announced as Guest Speakers at Gatepath's Power of Possibilities Event

Temple Grandin and Henry Winkler Announced as Guest Speakers at Gatepath's Power of Possibilities Event

Temple Grandin, Ph.D., the most accomplished and well-known adult with autism in the world, and Emmy Award-winning actor and best-selling author Henry Winkler will be the featured speakers at Gatepath’s annual Power of Possibilities event.

This year’s event, taking place on May 14, 2020 at the San Francisco Airport Marriott Waterfront in Burlingame, CA, will commemorate Gatepath’s 100th anniversary of serving children and adults with developmental disabilities.

Dr. Grandin, a sought-after speaker who inspires and motivates others through her story, did not talk until she was three-and-a-half years old. At the time she was diagnosed with autism, her parents were told she should be institutionalized. Dr. Grandin describes the early period of her life as “groping her way from the far side of darkness” in her first book Emergence: Labeled Autistic, a book that stunned the world because until its publication, most professionals and parents assumed that an

See full article on Look to the Stars