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As Seen On Facebook | Âû would like to urge parents not to let their children use the blue buckets to signify autism this Halloween.

Âû   · October 19 ·      Âû would like to urge parents not to let their children use the blue buckets to signify autism this Halloween. The premise behind this move to blue buckets was set in 2018 when a mother posted about using it for her adult son who is autistic and loves to […]

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Beyond peak human standardisation | Autistic Collaboration

In some geographies the prevalence of autism within the population is now estimated to be 1 in 35. Overall, in the US, according to CDC data, 1 in 6 children has a “developmental disability&#… Source: Beyond peak human standardisation | Autistic Collaboration

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Organising for neurodivergent collaboration | Autistic Collaboration

Collaboration as an evolutionary force If autistic people can’t always see the depth of the “bigger picture” of the office politics  around us it does not in any way mean that we … Source: Organising for neurodivergent collaboration | Autistic Collaboration

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People management and bullying | Autistic Collaboration

It is interesting that the mainstream media occasionally does get concerned about  manipulation techniques used in people management, and is much less concerned about the common use of bullying and… Source: People management and bullying | Autistic Collaboration

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Autistic collaboration for life | Autistic Collaboration

Autists are acutely aware that culture is constructed one trusted relationship at a time – this is the essence of fully appreciating diversity. Autistic people relate to specific people, and primar… Source: Autistic collaboration for life | Autistic Collaboration

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What CAN be misunderstood WILL be misunderstood | The Aspergian | A Collective of Autistic Voices

Autistic social motivation is deeply rooted in the desire to share knowledge and in the desire to learn, and this has big implications for the protocols that are used in autistic communication. Source: What CAN be misunderstood WILL be misunderstood | The Aspergian | A Collective of Autistic Voices

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The Ramblings of a Misunderstood Mind, Part 1 | The Aspergian | A Collective of Autistic Voices

I don’t know why my mind races. As I sit here, uncomfortable because my stomach is in knots, and my thoughts won’t shut down. All I want to do is rest my body down in the overused pillo… Source: The Ramblings of a Misunderstood Mind, Part 1 | The Aspergian | A Collective of Autistic […]