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About The Autism Cares Act | In the Loop About Neurodiversity

  In the Loop About Neurodiversity · October 2 ·      The Autism CARES Act was officially signed into law by President Trump. This is not good news for the autistic community, but Autism Speaks and the Autism Society of America, both harmul “autism charities” who have little to no autistic people involved in their organizations, […]

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ABA – Unstrange Mind

This is a re-blog of a blog post originally made on 7 October, 2014. An edited version of this essay appears in the excellent anthology: The Real Experts: Readings for Parents of Autistic Children, edited by the incomparable Michelle Sutton and available for purchase from Autonomous Press or a library or bookseller near you (and if […]

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Miracle Mineral Solution Treatment For Autism | The Autism Doctor.com | Circa May 2014

Miracle Mineral Solution Treatment for Autism « The Autism Doctor.comThe Autism Doctor.com ⋅ Dr. UdellI hadn’t really expected MMS to gain any traction as a viable autism treatment. It seems complicated and scary, and the FDA first issued a warning … Note: The site link still works and here is what it looks like today:

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Toni Braxton Says That God Gave Her Son Autism as Punishment for the Abortion She Had a Decade Ago | E! News | Circa May, 2014

Singer has released a new book titled Unbreak My Heart   Toni Braxton has dropped several bombshells in her new memoir, appropriately dubbed Unbreak My Heart, but her thoughts on her son’s health condition seem to be receiving the most attention. The crooner reveals that she believes God gave her 11-year-old son, Diezel, autism as punishment for her […]

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Braxton writes about son`s autism as punishment from God in memoir | Circa May 2014

Singer Toni Braxton said she thought her sons autism was a punishment from God. In her new memoirUnbreak My Heart, the Grammy-winning singer discussed her sons autism and the abortion she had in 2001, reportedly. Source: Braxton writes about son`s autism as punishment from God in memoir | News

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“Autism Speaks”- but Should Everyone Listen? | Circa June 13, 2014

In under a decade, it’s become America’s most recognizable autism advocacy organization. But some opponents say its research tactics and spending habits are more hurtful than helpful. Source: “Autism Speaks”- but Should Everyone Listen? Activism International

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Google Alert – autism | Circa March 21, 2014

Fri, Mar 21, 2014, 12:01 PM | Google Alert – autism autismDaily update ⋅ March 21, 2014 NEWS Central Michigan LifeAutism speaker Temple Grandin inspires, advises packed crowdCentral Michigan LifeEmployers being vague with instructions or criticism is hardly helpful for the thought processes and understanding of workers with autism, said …Flag as irrelevant Toledo BladeBreakthrough for autism, but access an issueToledo […]