Elyse Bruce started Idiomation in January 2010. The single parent of a child with multiple disabilities including Asperger Syndrome (an Autism Spectrum Disorder), Myasthenia Gravis (an incurable life-threatening neuromuscular autoimmune disease), and a number of minor-in-comparison disabilities, disorders and diagnoses, she started Idiomation to help others to better understand idioms.
Caption from the board I got this from (and with which I agree completely here): "Asperger's. I hate it when people call it a disease. It's not contagious and still people choose not to be our friends.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC ) says that roughly 11% of American kids between 4 and 17 have been determined to have Attention [...]