Nonspeaking Autistic Woman Embarks on Journey to Advocate for Disability Rights

May 9, 2024

(CBS Morning) – At 29 years old, Jordyn Zimmerman is autistic and nonspeaking but she’s making her voice heard on some of the most prestigious stages. Jamie Wax sat down with Zimmerman in her first broadcast television interview to discuss the struggles she faced growing up, the way that a communication app on an iPad changed her life and her ability to connect with others.