About the Author
Dr. Bryna Siegel, author of The Politics of Autism (Oxford University Press, 2018), is founder and Executive Director of the Autism Center of Northern California. A retired Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at the University of California, San Francisco, her career spans 40 years of working on autism diagnosis, education, and treatment. Her interest in the politics of autism grows from years of research and involvement in the lives of families living with autism. She lives in the San Francisco Bay area.