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Mothers of Misfits Podcast Episode 12

12: It Takes a Village: A Mother’s Drive to Help Her Autistic Son | Dr. Crystal Morrison

autism special needs May 19, 2020


For Dr. Crystal Morrison, the term “misfit” applies in a lot of ways. In this episode, Emily and Crystal focus on the story of her autistic son. Fueled by her personal experiences, Crystal created a technology platform to meet her son’s unique medical needs…and that of kids around the world!


  • “I’m so happy to see you really reshaping the notion of a misfit because it’s something that I wear with a badge of honor.” – Dr. Crystal Morrison
  • “It was just a constant feeling like I was doing something wrong, I wasn’t an adequate mother, and I wasn’t doing enough to get him what he needed.” – Dr. Crystal Morrison
  • “What the world saw were the disabilities, not the abilities.” – Emily Melious
  • “Why march to the beat of one drum when I can have the whole marching band behind me?” – Dr. Crystal Morrison




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