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 …

‘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 …

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 …

Children’s Health Act of 2000 (PDF Avail.) | October 17, 2000 #AutisticHistory

plaw-106publ310Download PUBLIC LAW 106–310—OCT. 17, 2000Public Law 106–310 106th Congress Children's Health Act The Children's Health Act of 2000 (Pub.L. 106–310, 114 Stat. 1101, enacted October 17, 2000), signed by President Clinton on October 17, 2000, was brought into law to conduct a study focusing on children from before conception to 21 years of age. The law authorized the formation of …

Cure Autism Now | GOOD NEWS. More research money from the National Institutes of Health | Feb. 20, 1997 #AutisticHistory

IMMEDIATE RELEASE---February 20 1997 GOOD NEWS. More research money from the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Varmus, Director of the National institutes of Health, allocates extra 4 million dollars for autism in '97! Two months ago we asked families to write a letter to the Director of the National Institutes of Health asking for more …

Blue Cross Blue Shield agrees to cover mental health costs | June 19, 2001  

Blue Cross Blue Shield agrees to cover mental health costs By Elizabeth Stawicki, Minnesota Public Radio June 19, 2001  The Minnesota attorney general's office has settled its lawsuit with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota. Mike Hatch filed suit last October accusing the insurance carrier of illegally and systematically denying mental health coverage and shifting the cost to …

Autism Speaks Response to U.S. Supreme Court Ruling on the Affordable  | June 28, 2012 #AutisticHistory #BanABA

Autism Speaks Response to U.S. Supreme Court Ruling on the Affordable  June 28, 2012 NEW YORK (June 28, 2012) -- Autism Speaks issued the following statement today in response to the U.S. Supreme Court's decision upholding the constitutionality of the 2010 Affordable Care Act: "The need for people with autism to get good quality care is Autism Speaks' …