Foundations for Divergent Minds (FDM) is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization rooted in the principles of disability justice. Founded and led by multiply-neurodivergent autistic people, our mission is to ensure equity, access, and fulfilled lives through inclusive, practical, and affirming neurodiversity-based programming and education. Headquartered in Texas, FDM utilizes effective, innovative, digital, culturally-responsive methods to serve a diverse range of individuals, families, organizations, and providers across the globe.

Our Courses

Changing the Way We Support

Course for Educators, Therapists and Related Professionals

Building Support at Home

Course for Parents, Guardians and other Caretakers

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Oswin Latimer


Principal Executive Officer

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Kassiane Asasumasu


Content & Coordination Director

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Morénike Giwa Onaiwu


Advocacy & Research Director

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Menelley Martin


Outreach & Development Director

Our Articles

Year End & Future Goals

The end of a calendar year seems to bring about reflection of the preceding year’s events and hope for what can be accomplished in the coming year. As an organization, the Foundations for Divergent Minds Read more…