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Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. | Keep your puzzle piece hate symbols away from my autistic kids | Eve Reiland

Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. Keep your hate symbols 🧩 away from my autistic kids

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Why we must be outraged by Channel 4’s Train Your Baby Like a Dog Programme – UK Fostering

Imagine you live with a partner and when they want you to make them a cup of tea, Read More Source: Why we must be outraged by Channel 4’s Train Your Baby Like a Dog Programme – UK Fostering

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Parents of Autistic Children – Yes, It’s Hard, But Here’s What Can Make It Easier | The Aspergian | A Neurodivergent Collective

Yes, it’s hard to raise an autistic child when you’re neurotypical, but this will make it easier. Source: Parents of Autistic Children – Yes, It’s Hard, But Here’s What Can Make It Easier | The Aspergian | A Neurodivergent Collective

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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 […]

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Mom’s post on parenting son with autism goes viral for honesty | GMA

Leigh Merryday Porch wrote about raising her son with autism in a Facebook post that went viral for talking about worthiness. Source: Mom’s post on parenting son with autism goes viral for honesty | GMA