Autistic Voices: Series of Essays on Hmong and Disability, Co-creating Autistic / ND Communities, Hypermobility Issues & More

Autistic & Divergent Voices A Series of Essays on Hmong and Disability for Asian American Pacific Islander Desi American Heritage Month AWN.org This blog is originally part of Nancy Yang’s work as a Master’s student at CUNY School of Professional Studies. It is a series of essays on Hmong and disability, and it is an …

Autistic Community Voices: Creating Autistic Suffering, ASAN Statement, Autistic Routines & More | May 19, 2022

Autistic & Divergent Voices These things are not luxuries By Julia Bascom at Just Stimming … Historically, Washington, DC has only provided home and community-based services (HCBS) to people with developmental disabilities who also have an intellectual disability. This year, DC is joining most of the rest of the country in expanding eligibility to include …

Autistic Voices: From Mental Health And The Neurodiversity Paradigm To Autistic Burnout

Autistic & Divergent Voices http://emergentdivergence.com/2022/05/09/mental-health-and-the-neurodiversity-paradigm/ Mental health and the neurodiversity paradigm By David Gray-Hammond at Emergent Divergence When considering the landscape of mental health, we also have to consider the normalisation of stigma and the dehumanisation of those who are struggling.…. Read More >> https://thinkingautismguide.com/2022/05/son-rise-aba-and-the-problems-of-the-autism-therapy-industry.html SON-RISE, ABA, AND THE PROBLEMS OF THE AUTISM THERAPY INDUSTRY By …

Autistic Voices & More On Healthcare | April 2022

Autistic & Divergent Voices On the Impossibility of Getting Medical and Mental Health Care as an Autistic, Deaf, Black Woman with Chronic Illness Neuroclastic: https://neuroclastic.com/ GenesizC at Neuroclastic Hey Lovelies, Let’s talk about disbelief.  What does that look like? Well, to be frank, it looks like me. I am a Disabled, Autistic, Deaf, Black Woman, and …

Open letter to the Lancet Commission on the future of care and clinical research in autism | March 2022

[Note: This is an open letter that’s addressing the Lancet Commission. I originally saw this letter here and am following suit by signing, sharing and then emailing The Lancet. Please support and do the same. — Eve Reiland] We wish to address the Lancet Commission on the future of care and clinical research in autism on …

Adaptation to severe climate change | Jorn Bettin

Globally, governments are still in the early stages of exploring a transition to new non-fossil fuel economies. Currently the global economy including agriculture, and horticulture are heavily depe… Source: Adaptation to severe climate change | Jorn Bettin