Support Autistic Writer & Filmmaker In Creation Of “The Atticus McLaren Mysteries” | #TeamAtticus

Meet Spring Horton. She's an Autistic with a goal:  Create a divergent film series about an Autistic detective, Atticus McLaren.  "The Atticus McLaren Mysteries started two years ago as a series of novellas. I'd been seeing disability representation on the rise and thought it would be nice to have a book series about an adult … Continue reading Support Autistic Writer & Filmmaker In Creation Of “The Atticus McLaren Mysteries” | #TeamAtticus

Take Action | AIM, an autistic led organisation are protesting against the lottery funded charity, Treating Autism.

Source: (1) AIM Protest Treating Autism Roadshow.   MAY21 AIM Protest Treating Autism Roadshow. Public  · Hosted by Autistic Inclusive Meets Community Group AIM clock Monday, May 21 at 10 AM - 2 PM UTC+01 Next Week · 50–63° Partly Cloudy pin Liverpool Cotton Exchange Building L3 9 Liverpool   Details AIM, an autistic led organisation are protesting against the lottery funded … Continue reading Take Action | AIM, an autistic led organisation are protesting against the lottery funded charity, Treating Autism.

Forced Smiling, Psychopathologizing Hopelessness, and George Carlin – Ryan Boren

In “The Effects of Authority, Compliance, and Pathologizing Students”, I quoted psychologist Bruce Levine’s piece on “Why Anti-Authoritarians are Diagnosed as Mentally Ill” noting how his thoughts on authority and compliance align with social model self-advocacy. Two pieces on authority in education and a piece on side effects in education caught my eye on social media … Continue reading Forced Smiling, Psychopathologizing Hopelessness, and George Carlin – Ryan Boren