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#TreatMyAutism hashtag on Twitter

Source: #TreatMyAutism hashtag on Twitter  Crutches&Spice ♿️ and 3 others Retweeted A.I.M – Autistic Inclusive Meets‏ @AIMautistic Dec 9 More How to treat autism? Personally I like to treat mine to a nice meal and profiteroles. How about you? Let’s go! #TreatMyAutism Niki Clifford  💫‏ @nikistardust 20h20 hours ago More Niki Clifford  💫Retweeted A.I.M – Autistic Inclusive Meets I #TreatMyAutism to a weekend of being […]

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Self-indulgence – #Autistic December 8/31 – My Autistic Dance

Young Woman Powdering Herself—Georges Seurat, c. 1888-90 I treated myself today: I visited the National Gallery at Trafalgar Square in London and spent several blissful hours wandering, lost in con… Source: Self-indulgence – #Autistic December 8/31 – My Autistic Dance

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Great Rock Albums of 1985: Eric Clapton- Edge of Darkness | 80smetalman’s Blog

Blast Wikipedia! A few months ago, when I posted about Eric Clapton’s “Behind the Sun” album, I saw that in Eric’s discography, this 1985 “Edge of Darkness” albu… Source: Great Rock Albums of 1985: Eric Clapton- Edge of Darkness | 80smetalman’s Blog

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I’m not the lonely kind – Jake Allen Sharp

Feeling lonely is not my style I like to be left alone once in a while I normally like the peace and quite But I do not like it tonight I’m not the lonely kind But the quitness it reminds Every echo of my thoughts Take me back to what was lost I’m not the […]

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Sexual Abuse and Autism | Cortical Chauvinism

Every ninety-eight seconds a person somewhere in our country is sexually assaulted. One in five women and one in 71 men will be raped at some time in their lifetime.  Moreover, predators often targ… Source: Sexual Abuse and Autism | Cortical Chauvinism

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How Music Can Awaken Patients with Alzheimer’s and Dementia | Open Culture

In the late 1950’s, pioneering free jazz bandleader Sun Ra played a gig at a Chicago mental hospital, booked there by his manager Alton Abraham, who had an interest in alternative medicine. The experiment in musical therapy worked wonders. Source: How Music Can Awaken Patients with Alzheimer’s and Dementia | Open Culture

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Silver and Starbucks | Streetsister

26 June 2012 This morning, in front of Starbucks, I pulled up a plastic crate and sat beside Silver. He’d told me previously about going to reform school when he was young. I asked him about the details. “I first went to reform school because I stole some money. I stole sixty dollars from a […]