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Laurie Guerra has stepped down. | Navigating Life

Here is the official statement issued by AutismBC NO one is taking accountability for Laurie Guerra’s actions. Read below as I dissect each paragraph and give my own personal opinion on what has been said. Over the last few days, some concerns and negative perspectives about AutismBC have been expressed by our members, by others […]

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Petition demands Autism B.C. revoke directorship of anti-SOGI board member | CBC News

“Autism B.C., whose motto and vision is inclusive society, should not have a person in power promoting discrimination against a minority group,” says petition sponsor Mirella Russell. Source: Petition demands Autism B.C. revoke directorship of anti-SOGI board member | CBC News

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Statement from AutismBC – November 13, 2018 – AutismBC (Autism Society of British Columbia) 

November 13, 2018 Over the last few days, some concerns and negative perspectives about AutismBC have been expressed by our members, by others in the autism community, and in social media.  While the basis of these issues is unfounded, we are deeply concerned about the undue stress this situation has caused.   Our Past President Laurie […]

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Ehlers-Danlos syndrome: My 47-year search for the right diagnosis

It took 47 years for Brie Donahue of Michigan to get the proper diagnosis of Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, a rare genetic disease. Source: Ehlers-Danlos syndrome: My 47-year search for the right diagnosis

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Joint-Statement Regarding Thousand Oaks Shooting Incident | NAMI

Nov 8, 2018 We are deeply saddened by the recent event that took place at a Thousand Oaks dance hall last night in which 12 people were killed when a gunman opened fire inside the establishment. NAMI Ventura County and NAMI California supports all of our communities and are available to help in any way […]

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autismbc – Twitter Search

Source: autismbc – Twitter Search FollowingFollowing @autismbc User actions AutismBC @autismbc ‏ A parent-based & directed charity; providing support, education, resources, programs, & special events for individuals & families affected by autism British Columbia, Canada • autismbc.ca   🧛‍♀️ Vampilla Ice  🦇 liked Hilary‏ @hilaryfairie 10h10 hours ago More @autismbc As long as you have people fighting against inclusion of LGBTQ rights on your board, […]

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First Kiss – My Autistic Dance

Day 12 of 30 Days of Poetry Across the miles I think of days We spent beneath the summer sun When laughter echoed in our ears And all the world belonged to us. I close my eyes and feel again The touch l… Source: First Kiss – My Autistic Dance