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Below are new installation of screens that are derived from an original WMM painting

new installation

News & Events

The Art Of Inclusion

03/21/2014 – Mass General News

…“When I first saw Billy’s artwork, it was through a video that his mom Eve shared with our Pediatric Family Advisory Council,” says Debbie Burke, RN, MGH associate chief nurse…

Taking the pulse of ‘art as healing’ at Danforth Art

03/29/2014 – Boston Globe

…after visiting seven linked shows on the theme of “art and healing” at the Danforth, I was made aware of two shows of art by young males with autism. One of them is Billy Megargel …

“Teaching is Not an Exact Science”

By Annie Merkley

07/30/2014 – retrieved from Freedom Writers Foundation Blog Post

…Voice Colors is a program that Megargel created to teach autistic individuals self-expression and build relationships. She holds an important role in the autism community as an educator and speaker…

 

Publications & Documents

“Portrait of an Artist”

07/2016 Real Simple Magizine

Autism and Hospitals: A Difficult Match

November-December 2012. Volume 12, Number 6  Academic Pediatrics

…We now enter a new and unchartered territory: a new department with new personnel, new rules, and limited knowledge about autism or Billy…

The Massachusetts General Hospital /MGHfC Autism Care Questionnaire (ACQ)

A 20 question survey completed by a patient or the patient’s caregiver prior to a planned or unplanned medical visit. The ACQ is designed to improve the experiences of patients with autism spectrum disorders when receiving medical services.

 

The Lurie Center Annual Report Cover featuring one of Billy Megargel's paintings

Billy’s painting is featured on the front cover of the Lurie Center 2013 Annual report

The Lurie Center Annual Report Cover featuring Billy Megargel's artist statement
Information about Billy and his work can be found on the back cover.
Click on the cover to view the publication.


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