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Healthcare & Wellness

Government Urged To Improve Disability Services | Disability Scoop

Services for children with disabilities should be far more coordinated and easier to access, according to a new report evaluating everything from health care and special ed to employment. Source: Government Urged To Improve Disability Services| Disability Scoop

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Divergent News

Supporting Autistic People in Health Care, Education, and The Criminal Justice System: An Interview with CRAE’s Laura Crane | THINKING PERSON’S GUIDE TO AUTISM

Shannon Rosa from Thinking Person’s Guide to Autism and Corina Becker from Autism Women’s Network interviewed Laura Crane from CRAE , the UK-based Centre for Research in Autism and Education about her work in supporting best practices in health care and education for autistic people, and also demonstrating that Autistics, children specifically, can be reliable […]

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Culture & Community

Should I write a post about #Autism and #suicide / suicidal ideation? – Just Under Your Radar

I’ve been wanting to write something about Autism and suicide for a long time, but I’ve been reluctant to do so. Everything I say can be incredibly triggering (not to mention convincing… Source: Should I write a post about #Autism and #suicide / suicidal ideation? – Just Under Your Radar

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Special Interests

Erich Fromm’s Six Rules of Listening: Learn the Keys to Understanding Other People from the Famed Psychologist | Open Culture

Photo by Müller-May/Rainer Funk, via Wikimedia CommonsThe social psychologist and philosopher Erich Fromm lived through just about the first 80 years of the 20th century, beginning in Germany, ending in Switzerland, and spending periods in between in places like New York, Mexico City, and Lansing, Michigan. Source: Erich Fromm’s Six Rules of Listening: Learn the Keys […]

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Divergent News Healthcare & Wellness

Caregiver Shortage Forcing Young People With Disabilities Into Institutions – Disability Scoop

A chronic and deepening shortage of home care workers is forcing scores of younger people with disabilities to move into sterile and highly restrictive institutions, including nursing homes. Source: Caregiver Shortage Forcing Young People With Disabilities Into Institutions – Disability Scoop

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The Discover Podcast brings you the latest discussions around autism research. | Autistica

This is a podcast for everyone; from autistic people and parents to professionals and researchers. Source: The Discover Podcast brings you the latest discussions around autism research. | Autistica

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I Am #TEAMATTICUS! | The Atticus McLaren Mysteries | Seed&Spark

The Atticus McLaren Mysteries is much more than an amateur detective story. It’s one of family, friendship, and one man’s journey to find his place in a world that often doesn’t understand him. Oh my goodness, @SophieSquees becomes contributor #1! DI Barnes is flummoxed by your generosity, but he (and all of us!) thank you […]