‘Autism Parents’ Involved In Crisis Intervention Training: Stop Harming Autistics With Your Misinformed Advocacy

Eve Reiland If you’re an ’Autism Parent’ speaking to law enforcement and first responders in Crisis Intervention Training (CIT) about Autistics and you talk about Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) - you have failed all Autistics, including your child, and increased our likelihood of harm and death in these situations. Stop it. If you are any …

New research sheds light on why suicide is more common in autistic people | Jane Icke | Circa August 21, 2018

People who hide their autism by 'camouflaging' to try to fit into society, or who don't receive correct support are at higher risk of suicide, according to new research. Researchers from the University of Nottingham's School of Psychology and the Universities of Coventry and Cambridge worked closely with a group of autistic people who had …

Crisis Intervention Training | It’s Already Working Here In Fresno, California

https://youtu.be/-TBGge_Acj8 Friday night, I was asked by Christina A. Valdez-Roup to share a few words at NAMI Fresno's annual Gala recognizing Fresno's CIT (Crisis Intervention Training) program. One in four is challenged with a mental illness, and one in 17 is challenged with a severe mental illness.  I am that one. Hi, I’m Eve Reiland.  In 2010, I …