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Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers | Call for Papers | Special Issue: Advancing Measurement in Research and Practice for Autistic Adults  

Special Issue: Advancing Measurement in Research and Practice for Autistic Adults   – Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers is a privately held, fully integrated media company known for establishing authoritative peer-reviewed journals in the most promising areas of biotechnology and regenerative medicine, biomedical research, clinical medicine and surgery, technology and engineering, law, integrative medicine, public […]

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We Are Like Your Child: Movement things are weird

I’m pondering this on my fourth aikido-versary. But movement things are weird.   I did gymnastics for many years of my own volition. Indeed, I did gymnastics against the express wishes of my mother. It wasn’t easy. New skills were very rarely easy. But I learned them, a lot of them, and by the time […]

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Sesame Street promotes Autistic Stigma | Eve Reiland

Sesame Street Promotes Autistic Stigma ‘Sesame Street’ Under Fire For PSAs About Autism That Add ‘Further Stigma’ https://www.huffpost.com/entry/sesame-street-psa-autism-stigma_l_5d49aafee4b01ae816c9653b

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Castle Time – A Dad trying to cope with the loss of his Partner and becoming a single parent.

Why is it that when you take the car in to a garage the words you never never hear are Don’t Worry it’s nothing It’s a cheap fix It’s sorted and there is no charge So today … Source: Castle Time – A Dad trying to cope with the loss of his Partner and becoming […]

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Born Anxious T-shirt Review – Mademoiselle Women

Born Anxious makes clothing for Autistic people; this includes shirts and tote bags. Here I reviewed the Be Kind t-shirt, to see if it’s Autism friendly. Source: Born Anxious T-shirt Review – Mademoiselle Women

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Toni Morrison Deconstructs White Supremacy in America | Open Culture

Toni Morrison wrote against forgetting, against the institutionalization of denial necessary for racial hierarchies in the United States. But denial is not sufficient. Change has already happened. The past will not return except to haunt us. Source: Toni Morrison Deconstructs White Supremacy in America | Open Culture

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The battle to secure adequate support for autistic children in Bosnia and Herzegovina | Euronews

A group of parents in Bosnia and Herzegovina are battling for better support for their children – but have reached a deadlock with the authorities. Source: The battle to secure adequate support for autistic children in Bosnia and Herzegovina | Euronews