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BS & Quackery! | Local Study Aims To Prevent Autism Through Early Intervention | Do Better Than this @wbz CBS Boston

Note: Before publishing woofuckaroo, quackery as real science and news – can you reporters do your fucking homework first please. Stop promoting bullshit, quackery and autistic child abuse. FFS, you report on the Facebook groups and the utter pseudoscience nonsense there — how about you follow suit and learn some real facts about Autism from […]

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ABA In Autistic Adult Services? | Eve Reiland

I”m suspecting ABA is being used subversively in Adult support programs for Autistics and developmentally disabled, including ARC (and they got the I ❤ABA stickers in the office even). If so, that’s uninformed and without consent. HOW THE FUCK are they doing this? It’s everywhere. Get out of my HEALTHCARE and my kids! Get the fuck […]

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Health check: NZ children with autism wait half their life for diagnosis, and wait again for help – NZ Herald

Kiwi kids are getting more anxious, while those with autism face long wait for diagnosis. Source: Health check: NZ children with autism wait half their life for diagnosis, and wait again for help – NZ Herald

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Researchers: Don’t Use Term ‘High Functioning Autism’ | KJZZ

You’ve probably heard the term, “high functioning autism,” a term used for people with autism spectrum disorder, who don’t have a cognitive impairment.  But a recent study suggests that term should Source: Researchers: Don’t Use Term ‘High Functioning Autism’ | KJZZ

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Kids And Adults With Autism Flying Easier In Pittsburgh, With Airport’s Help – capradio.org

Pittsburgh International Airport has opened a 1500-square-foot “sensory space” to help people on the autism spectrum decompress during travel. Soothing colors, and private soundproof rooms are a hit. Source: Kids And Adults With Autism Flying Easier In Pittsburgh, With Airport’s Help – capradio.org

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Woman accused of abusing child with autism faces judge | WHNT.com

MADISON COUNTY, Ala. –  A woman charged with torture or willful abuse of a child faced a judge or the first time Wednesday.Brianna Lachelle Robinson turned herself in back in May but according to Madison County Jail records, she bonded out 3 hours later.The only witness who took the stand was a Madison Police Department […]

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Behavioral Health Integration – California Health Care Foundation

Behavioral Health Integration The California Health Care Foundation is deeply committed to fostering behavioral health integration — the knitting together of mental health care and substance use disorder treatment with health care as a whole. Source: Behavioral Health Integration – California Health Care Foundation