The Parent-Led “Autism Revolution” Is All About ABA | #BanABA #StopTheShock

https://youtu.be/c1tXAaKTjvQ Is The Parent-Led “Autism Revolution” For Real? Since When Did “Autism Advocacy” (Not The Same As Autistic Advocacy) Not Have Complete Influence On Legislation For Autistics In The United States?  I’m not sure where I first saw the term “parent-led autism revolution” this past couple of days, maybe weeks now … but it’s stuck …

Archived | Autism Speaks Applauds Supreme Court Decision Upholding Families’ Right to Challenge IEPs … | Circa October 10, 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks Applauds Supreme Court Decision Upholding Families' Right to Challenge IEPs Without First Trying Out School District Proposed Placement WASHINGTON, DC (October 10, 2007) -- By a vote of 4-4, the Supreme Court today upheld the Second Circuit Court decision in the case of Board of Education of City of New York v. Tom F., …

Applied Behavioral Analysis | The Myth Behind The $2 Billion A Year ABA Market | #NotAnAutisticAlly

Applied Behavioral Analysis: The Myth Of ABA ABA: $2 Billion A Year Market ABA is a myth originally sold to parents that it would keep their Autistic child out of an institution, or recover them to be indistinguishable from typical children by elementary school. Applied Behavioral Analysis: The Myth Of ABA ABA: $2 Billion A …

Liberate Neurodivergents: Your Behavior Is Challenging To Us | #LiberateNDs

https://youtu.be/uHAPuHa-zRM Liberate Neurodivergents Who gets to decide what is "challenging behavior?" Because, if you ask any neurodivergent person, we'll tell you, it's neurotypicals who expect everyone to act precisely as they do, who are most challenging to us. Yet neurodivergent behavior is constantly called, "challenging," which centers neurotypicals, not us. Are we challenging you when …

Podcast | Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. Ep. 4: Autism Speaks & The $2.0 Billion Autism Market

Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. Ep. 4 Autism Angel’s: Autism Speaks https://open.spotify.com/episode/1ce2m2dWj5dB66M8Kn8dFv?si=bd3oZDJNRTmaTe__zNhBgQ https://youtu.be/-HLWZHJI0Xk Welcome to  Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. Podcast episode 4. Trigger Warning: Eugenics, Filicide, Murder/Suicide, functioning labels, person-first language, ableism, abuse, ABA, othering, stigma, Bob & Suzanne Wright, Harry & Laura Slatkin, Alison Singer and more.  This week’s Deconstruction of Autism Speaks focus is back on the …

The “Secret World of Autism” is not real. It’s not anymore real than the myth that vaccines cause autism. | Eve Reiland

The “autism community” is not the Autistic Community. The Autism community was created by non-Autistic led organizations and includes mostly parents, professionals and their friends. most of what the world knows about autism is sourced from the non-Autistic “Autism Community.” The “Secret World of Autism” is a fantasy world created by Neurotypical people. This is …

Why Did Fashion & Style Companies Create An “Autism Market” That Excludes Autistic People? | #AutisticFashion

Original post located at AutisticStyle.Fashion.blog. Bring on the color, and bring it in metallic, neon, holographic and pearl sheen! And then show me more in glossy, shimmer and sheer. My happy space is in color and sparkle. I’m not alone in this love for expression. Fashion, makeup, hair and style products are loved by many …