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I’m Not a “Picky Eater,” I’m a Sensory Eater. – In the Loop About Neurodiversity

Parents with autistic children often say that they are “picky eaters,” and I was one of those children who was deemed as such. However, autistic people with sensory sensitivities or aversions to tastes and textures are not picky eaters, they are sensory eaters. They might be “picky” in the sense that they may have a […]

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A New Decade of Autism Appreciation – In the Loop About Neurodiversity

Image description: A neurodiversity flag that Autistics 4 Autistics Ontario (A4A) raised in April, 2019 at Toronto City Hall. Photo credit: Anne L from London Autistics Standing Together (LAST) As 2020 approaches, it is almost the start of not only a new year, but a new decade. It has been over twenty years since the […]

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A New Decade of Autism Appreciation – In the Loop About Neurodiversity

Image description: A neurodiversity flag that Autistics 4 Autistics Ontario (A4A) raised in April, 2019 at Toronto City Hall. Photo credit: Anne L from London Autistics Standing Together (LAST) As … Source: A New Decade of Autism Appreciation – In the Loop About Neurodiversity

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Why We Should Stop Stim Suppression – In the Loop About Neurodiversity

Image description: Common methods of stim suppression, including “quiet hands,” and variants including “nice hands” and “safe hands,” forcing eye contact, and &#… Source: Why We Should Stop Stim Suppression – In the Loop About Neurodiversity

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Good Autistic Advocacy Organizations vs. Bad Autism “Charities” – In the Loop About Neurodiversity

Image description: Examples of good autism advocacy organizations at the top, such as the Autistic Self Advocacy Network, Autistic Inclusive Meets, the Autistic Women and Nonbinary Network, and Aut… Source: Good Autistic Advocacy Organizations vs. Bad Autism “Charities” – In the Loop About Neurodiversity

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A New Decade of Autism Appreciation – In the Loop About Neurodiversity

As 2020 approaches, it is almost the start of not only a new year, but a new decade. It has been over twenty years since the term, “neurodiversity” was coined in 1998. How has the neurodiversity movement progressed throughout the decades, and what should the next decade look like for autistic advocacy? In the 1990’s […]

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Real Advice & Information About Autism Call to action! Fierce Autie, Fierce Autistics and Allies, Crimson Âû, In the Loop About Neurodiversity and anyone else. We need people to report the following page! Thanks to The Autistic Avenger, we have a screenshot of the page. Please report it to Facebook. I am being respectful, as this page supports MMS and […]