As Seen On Facebook | Semantics for some, an important distinction for us. | Kieran Rose

The Autistic Advocate | Kieran Rose 4 hrs ·  Semantics for some, an important distinction for us. Autism is so often spoken about by non-Autistic people as though its a tangible 'thing' that sits in the middle of the room, while those around it sermonise about people being individuals and seeing them first; Then they go … Continue reading As Seen On Facebook | Semantics for some, an important distinction for us. | Kieran Rose

Grief isn’t “natural” – it’s a product of ableism. | Suburban Autistics

In communities of parents of disabled kids (and sometimes adults), there is a tendency to see disability as inherently problematic, tragic, and disappointing. I have observed that this belief is held by most parents of non-disabled children too, and also by many childless people. It is held by teachers and other educators, childcare staff, medical … Continue reading Grief isn’t “natural” – it’s a product of ableism. | Suburban Autistics

As Seen On Facebook | DO YOU SEE SIMILARITIES BETWEEN TRAINING YOUR DOG, AND YOUR BABY? | Jo-Rosie, Archie the Super Pit & Co. | #KidsAreNotDogs

IM BACK ON THE BOX... YOUR THOUGHTS: DO YOU SEE SIMILARITIES BETWEEN TRAINING YOUR DOG, AND YOUR BABY? So, more details will follow next week but as most of you know, last year I jumped out of my comfort zone to prove that useful, universal laws of behaviour exist between all species... Me and my … Continue reading As Seen On Facebook | DO YOU SEE SIMILARITIES BETWEEN TRAINING YOUR DOG, AND YOUR BABY? | Jo-Rosie, Archie the Super Pit & Co. | #KidsAreNotDogs

Cancel ‘Train Your Baby Like A Dog’! | Petition | #KidsAreNotDogs

Autistic Inclusive Meets - AIM. started this petition to Channel 4 and 1 other On August 20th Channel 4 are airing a show called 'How To Train Your Baby Like A Dog'. It shows dog trainer Jo - Rosie teaching parents how to use clicker training normally used on dogs to train their children to be compliant with treats. … Continue reading Cancel ‘Train Your Baby Like A Dog’! | Petition | #KidsAreNotDogs