“We read to know we are not alone.”
– CS Lewis.
Let me be clear about the purpose of my advocacy. I want to connect people and encourage acceptance and positive supports for all human beings. I want to open the minds and lines of communication between professionals who are here to support, parents who are here to bring their littles up in this world, and adults who have survived up until now.
Happy April Dear Readers! This is a month that many advocates struggle with. Why would neurodiverse people struggle during Autism Awareness month, you might ask? We are all lighting it up blue and supporting autism awareness month, isn’t that in line with your...
Self-care is vital even for me 🙂
You can’t be autistic, you’re a girl!
A review of what I consider to be included in the ‘peer review’ model and a discussion on the controversial topic of ‘Rope Worms’ and their ‘cure’
Discussions about what programs should be considered to replace ABA, the difference between meltdowns and tantrums, how to avoid meltdowns and meltdown after care.
Is Stimming an “inappropriate” behavior that needs to be extinguished?
Is Echolalia a restrictive, repetitive behavior to be extinguished; or, is it a genuine communicative effort?
Why is there no May blog?
Alternatives to “Light it up Blue” and a most Excellent Book about Neurodiversity!