How Do We Change Offensive Language by Well-Meaning NT People? … | Speaker uses humor to deal with autism | desototimes.com

Note: Autism Daddy and Autistic Parent are offensive terms in the autistic community when a neurotypical uses them to self-describe. Parent of an autistic is far more appropriate and accurate. 

I’m an autistic mom to autistic kids. My experience of life, parenting and so on is with this brain. My Autistic Brain.

How do we build bridges and stop the identity erasure  and co-opt of autistics?

–Eve Reiland

 

The message of the featured speaker for a mini-conference on autism in Southaven recently was that, even in the seemingly darkest times with a child that has autism, it’s important

Source: Speaker uses humor to deal with autism | News | desototimes.com

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