Shove That Puzzle Piece Symbol Where The Sun Don’t Shine. Thanks. |  Eve Reiland 

Sharing this (originally a comment on Facebook) here in regards to puzzle piece reclamation by Autistic folks. : The reclaimist movement - or apologist movement (not the same) - are both affecting and harming the movement to get this shit out of my kid's schools, hospitals, zoos, grocery stores and more. Seriously, it pisses me …

Neurodiversity: Some Basic Terms & Definitions | Nick Walker

New paradigms often require a bit of new language. This is certainly the case with the neurodiversity paradigm – even the word neurodiversity itself is still relatively new, having been coined by autistic sociologist Judy Singer in 1998. I see many Source: Neurodiversity: Some Basic Terms & Definitions

Guiding Principles for a Course on Autism

Early on in my process of designing my Critical Perspectives on Autism and Neurodiversity course for the undergraduate Interdisciplinary Studies program at California Institute of Integral Studies, I asked myself the question, “What are the most essential and indispensible guiding principles any ... Source: Guiding Principles for a Course on Autism

Non-complicit: Revisiting Hans Asperger’s Career in Nazi-era Vienna

  Non-complicit: Revisiting Hans Asperger’s Career inNazi-era Vienna DeanFalk 1,2     © Springer Science+Business Media, LLC, part of Springer Nature 2019 Abstract   Recent allegations that pediatrician Hans Asperger legitimized Nazi policies, including forced sterilization and child eutha- nasia, are refuted with newly translated and chronologically-ordered information that takes into account Hitler’s deceptive ‘halt’ …

Âûtistic Spectrum New Zealand

Source: Âûtistic Spectrum New Zealand John Greally shared a post. Admin · 23 hrs ABA/PBS practitioners are repeatedly told to strictly avoid mentioning to parents any hidden or declared aversives, veiled or obvious coercion, "punishers" as their cult-like internal language refers to such force ... but ABA/PBS 'researchers' are not so craftily disciplined. Innocent children are exposed to …