‘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 …

In The News | Black, autistic and out of prison, Matthew Rushin becomes an advocate | April 30, 2022

The Washington Post Black, autistic and out of prison, Matthew Rushin becomes an advocate The 23-year-old from Virginia Beach is talking about his experience in the hope that it will help others Perspective by Theresa Vargas at The Washington Post Read the article here >> Note: This is a very important read and also has a …

Snapshot | Google alerts – autism | Circa August 14, 2012 #AutisticHistory

News9 new results for autism Should autism block a heart transplant?Philadelphia InquirerWhile autism was just one of the reasons listed for denying Paul Corby a transplant, Gray said she was "extremely disturbed that autism in and of itself was listed as an exclusionary factor." With help from other parents, Karen Corby has now contacted ...See all stories on this topic »2 friends with autism rock out with …

#BoycottSpectrum10K | Simon Baron-Cohen Lied To Autistic Activists In Attempt To Stop Planned Protest & More | #AutisticHistory #StopSpectrum10K

#BoycottSpectrum10K A look at the latest in news regarding the Boycott Spectrum 10K campaign and protest in the UK. Here are just a few of the many Autistic voices being heard worldwide in blogs, articles and on social media on this project … Also, Canada has launched their 1QK: Québec 1000 Families project on the …

Snapshot | Google alerts – autism | Circa October 27, 2008

Google News Alert for: autism New ways to diagnose autism earlierAbilene Reporter-News - Abilene,TX,USABy Jeremy Singer-Vine Scientists have begun looking for signs of autism in children as young as a few months. Diagnosis allows parents to initiate ...See all stories on this topicBRITT EDWARDS: Clarity in autism approachGeelong Advertiser - Geelong,Victoria,AustraliaMANY of us know of someone who is autistic. An increasing number of children …

5 Things You Should Know About Autism and Homelessness | Autism Housing Network | November 13, 2017

For the past four years, I worked for 801 East Shelter/Transitional Rehabilitation Program in many roles and completed more than 500 intake interviews/screenings. I observed a majority of those individuals had co-occurring disabilities, i.e., substance abuse and mental health issues. Having interned for Madison House Autism Foundation, I have looked back to those intake sessions and think …

Mother of autistic boy sues Worcester police after bone broken, records withheld

WORCESTER – Worcester police broke a 10-year-old autistic boy’s arm using excessive force and have refused to release records regarding the case to his mother, a lawsuit filed this month in federal court alleges. In a 22-page lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court in Worcester Sept. 8, Lindsey M. Beshai Torres alleges two officers treated …