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Oralism in the Deaf and Autistic Communities | Fierce Autie

  As a Hard of Hearing autistic adult, I think about this often. There are many overlaps in the autistic and Deaf communities. There are different sensory, diagnosis, difficulties and therapy experiences. There is certainly an overlap of experiences and history. Having experiences from both communities is a truly unique experience. Combining the Deaf and […]

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Selena Gomez opens up about bipolar diagnosis, the pandemic – Insider

Gomez said therapy and support from friends has helped her navigate “confusing” emotions during the coronavirus pandemic. Actress and singer Selena Gomez said pandemic lockdown measures have been negatively affecting her mental health during an interview to promote her new show Selena + Chef. In April, Gomez revealed that she’d been recently diagnosed with bipolar […]

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Nessa Barrett opens up about bipolar disorder amid online bullying | Dexerto

  TikTok star Nessa Barrett has opened up about her struggles with mental health after receiving massive backlash due to her alleged involvement with Chase Hudson while he was still dating Charli D’Amelio. Nessa Barrett is a popular face on TikTok, boasting over 10 million followers due to her viral dance videos and unique look. […]

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Virginia Officials Should Be Ashamed That Feds Had To Investigate How Inmate Starved To Death In Jail – Not Crowing About Consent Decree – Pete Earley

By Pete Early (8-6-20) The Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division has proposed a consent decree with the Hampton Roads Regional Jail Authority, hopefully closing one of Virginia’s most egregious chapters involving abuse of a prisoner with a serious mental illnesses. If approved by a judge, the jail will be required to implement numerous reforms, including better care […]

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As an autistic person, Netflix’s Love on the Spectrum let me down | Metro News

Like the young people in the show, I don’t have a long history of dating and relationships. By Charli Clement  2 Aug 2020 3:09 pm As an autistic 19-year-old with minimal dating experience, my guard immediately went up when I heard about Love on the Spectrum – a new Netflix dating show featuring autistic teens […]

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Finding Cooper’s Voice is a sick joke. This isn’t Cooper’s Voice, this is his mother’s voice. 100% | Parenting Through The Fog

  If I ever start talking about my children like this somebody please slap the ever loving shit out of me. Calling this page Finding Cooper’s Voice is a sick joke. This isn’t Cooper’s Voice, this is his mother’s voice. 100%. That page has always been about her. Video after video, post after post, her […]