Echolalia is Communication

Echolalia is Communication

This month I would like to present some resources on echolalia. This is due, in part, to a dispute on a social media page related to autism and early intervention. One side proposed that echolalia was a restrictive and repetitive behavior that should be extinguished....
The Nonexistent Post

The Nonexistent Post

Updated to add contact information: This blog began as an emailed educational endeavor to a group of my coworkers because I am an Autistic Speech Language Pathologist working in an Early Intervention setting. As push back on some of my more advocate based concepts...
Autism ACCEPTANCE month

Autism ACCEPTANCE month

Hello Teammates, colleagues, and friends, As always my discussion on autism is from a self-advocates perspective. It is just an alternative way to look at some issues in the world of autism. I am not an expert, nor do I claim any way of thinking about this topic is...
Why ABA Therapy is Not Always the Best Option

Why ABA Therapy is Not Always the Best Option

Having received some positive feedback from my February note, I have decided to continue on and share more information regarding some alternative views of Neurodiversity. Because I was asked last month about evidence based articles as opposed to more personal...