Amy S.F. Lutz writes about autism and other issues she's encountered as the mother of five children. Her work has been featured on the websites Slate and Babble, among many others. She is one of the founders of EASI Foundation: Ending Aggression and Self-Injury in the Developmentally Disabled, and her advocacy has taken her before the FDA, IACC (Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee) and ISEN (International Society for ECT and Neurostimulation. Amy holds a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania and an M.A. and M.F.A. from Indiana University. She lives outside Philadelphia.