Autism Speaks Timeline | #NotAnAutisticAlly

note: 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 and networks. Most of what the world know about Autism is sourced from the non-autistic “Autism Community.” What’s the difference between Autism Advocacy and Autistic Advocacy? Autism Advocacy (by …

Archived | Autism Society of America: Sensory Friendly Films Expand to New Theatres | Circa May 21, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Note: Links are original and most likely don’t work Sensory Friendly Films Expand to New Theatres Don’t miss the next AMC-Autism Society Sensory Friendly Film, Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian, this Saturday, May 23, at 10 a.m. local time. This month we have expanded to six new theatres: the Georgetown 14 and the …

Archived | ASA National Conference Registration Opens; Bounce for Autism this April | Circa Jan 29, 2009 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Jan 29, 2009Note: Links are original to the email and probably don’t work.NEWSPump It Up and Autism Society of America Host “Bounce for Autism”The Autism Society of America and Pump It Up, the nation's largest and fastest-growing franchise of giant indoor inflatable playgrounds for private parties, are teaming up for the second year to host …

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 …

Ellis Hospital emergency room earns certified autism center designation | W/Note Via Eve Reiland

  Note:  That anyone from Autism Speaks has a hand in this is reprehensible. When will we have a voice in our own health care and medical support?   Im an Autistic woman, and Autistic Mother to Autistics who are now adults and ERs are traumatizing and I'd rather die in a gutter these days …

Snapshot | Amazon.com Autism Books Recommended for You | Circa March 6, 2008

Amazon.com Recommended for You Amazon.com has new recommendations for you based on items you purchased or told us you own. A Patient's Guide to PCOS: Understanding--and Reversing--Polycystic Ovary Syndrome The Way to A: Empowering Children with Autism Spectrum and Other Neurological Disorders to Monitor and Replace Aggression and Tantrum Behavior Asperger Download: A guide to …

Amy Laurent: Compliance is not the goal: Letting go of control and rethinking support for autistic individuals – TEDxURI

Instead of trying to control the behaviors of individuals with autism to make them indistinguishable from the general public, Amy Laurent, PhD, OTR/L suggests a positive shift in focus that supports the development of their emotional skills. She is joined virtually by her colleagues Michael John Carley, Patti Menzel, Neal Katz, Stephen Shore, Dena Gassner, …