Source: Fierce Autistic Advocate: Autistic History: Spark for Autism About SPARK What is Spark for Autism? Spark for Autism is a large DNA collection from autistic adults and children. My family and I almost contributed until we did more research. They are collecting DNA to try to find a prenatal test to help people practice […]
The National Council on Severe Autism (NCSA) is a not for profit organization that seeks recognition, policy and solutions for autistic people. They are anti acceptance. Calls our movement a hoax. As in the name, they breathe functioning labels. The community knows how harmful they can be. They believe in “many autisms” This goes back […]
Message From The Archives | Nov. 2008 | by Eve Reiland I’m not a fan of Autism Speaks. Signed up for their walk before I realized really what they were about. On the surface it sounds good — but with more understanding I can’t believe these folks are the loudest voice. There has to be […]
Why the National Council on Severe Autism does not serve the best interests of autistic people and their families. Source: THINKING PERSON’S GUIDE TO AUTISM: I’m The Parent of a “Severe” Autistic Teen. I Oppose the National Council on Severe Autism.
NCSA@NCSAutismOrgReplying to @BudrykZack Autism, excepting the nouvelle “lite” kind, is a serious neurodevelopmental disability that incapacitates and costs our economy countless billions. It warrants our most serious attention; impossible to comprehend your flippant dismissiveness @thehill 7:36 AM · Sep 18, 2019·Twitter for iPhone2 LikesEve Reiland | #AutisticAndProud@BadassActivist·6m Replying to @NCSAutismOrg@BudrykZack and @thehillStop using hate speech […]
Discredit tactics used against Autistic (and Disabled) people … Short version: 1. Deny Autistics are Really Autistic. 2.Diminish Person’ Experience: Tell an Autistic they aren’t Autistic enough … or then they are a “rare exception” (not like my child argument, “autistic lite”) 3. Use Prejudice: Too Autistic and disabled to have a voice or opinion. […]
ASF Signs on to ASAT’s Open Letter to Autism Speaks September 10, 2010 by autismsciencefoundation Letter Urges Autism Speaks to Correct Website Statement Regarding Autism and Vaccines (September 10, 2010—New York, NY) —The Autism Science Foundation, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to supporting and funding autism research, today announced that it has signed on to an open letter […]