Podcast | Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. Ep. 3: Autism Speaks & The “Cure”

https://open.spotify.com/episode/30GFv5qTzCHcbZFiXN04zD?si=vrdcAfqTSw-ZFtiUdw7zcA https://youtu.be/U66-Maa8U1k Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. Episode 3 Autism Speaks & The “Cure” 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.  Community News including some thoughts via Autistic Science Person on Color the Spectrum event and the NEXT …

Understanding Suicide Risk in Autistic Adults: Comparing the Interpersonal Theory of Suicide in Autistic and Non-autistic Samples | Circa March 2020

Abstract This study explored whether the Interpersonal Theory of suicide informs our understanding of high rates of suicidality in autistic adults. Autistic and non-autistic adults (n = 695, mean age 41.7 years, 58% female) completed an online survey of self-reported thwarted belonging, perceived burden, autistic traits, suicidal capability, trauma, and lifetime suicidality. Autistic people reported stronger feelings of …

Autistic traits in adults who have attempted suicide | Circa June 7, 2019

Abstract Background An emerging literature suggests that autistic adults are at increased risk of experiencing suicidal thoughts, making suicidal plans and attempts, and dying by suicide. However, few studies have investigated whether autistic traits are related to suicidal behaviour. The current study examined autistic traits in a sample of adults who reported at least one …

Adults with autism spectrum disorders | PubMed | Circa May 2012

Abstract In the decades since autism was first formally described in the 1940s, there have been major advances in research relating to diagnosis, causation, and treatment approaches for children with this condition. However, research into prognosis, outcomes, or effective interventions for adults with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) is much more limited. In this paper, we …

Snapshot | Google Alerts – Autism | Circa January 16, 2009

Google Alert - autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comJan 16, 2009, 8:47 PM Google News Alert for: autism DVD teaches autistic kids what a smile meansguardian.co.uk - UKAP foreign, Saturday January 17 2009 By MARIA CHENG AP Medical Writer= LONDON (AP) — It wasn't until Jude met Jenny that the 3-year-old autistic boy …See all stories …

Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa September 14, 2009

Google Alert - autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comMon, Sep 14, 2009, 9:29 PM Google News Alert for: autism Autistic boy with dog will start at new schoolSt. Louis Post-DispatchBy Nancy Cambria An autistic boy who won a temporary court order to bring his service dog to class in his hometown school district Monday will instead …

Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa January 17, 2011

Google Alert - autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comMon, Jan 17, 2011, 8:30 PM News 10 new results for autism British Researcher Wakefield Defends Link Between Vaccine and AutismABC NewsEvidence Wakefield published in 1998 gave birth to the belief of a connection between vaccines and autism, which ignited a nationwide public health scare …See all stories …