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Thinking Person's Guide To Autism 22m
Community query on fear of needles and shots: how do you cope, or how have you helped your child or patient cope with getting injections or blood draws? Thanks in advance.
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Spectrum Sep 15
Autism researcher , acknowledging concerns people with have about eugenics, argues that genetic studies are intended to help people, “not wipe them out.”
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Moira Pena 3h
As per conversations we’ve had . Another reason to help our clients increase their awareness of as people “may not sense when they are hungry and so cannot judge how much they should eat.”
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∞ Clear Autism ∞ 3h
It's funny* how some people don't want to "label" a child but are quite happy to give the same child other adjectives like naughty, manipulative, oversensitive, shy, know-all or uncooperative, isn't it? *dishonest, unfair and harmful
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Salbob 22h
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Spectrum 3h
Depression is more than three times as common among adults as it is in the general population, according to new work. The reasons why remain unclear.
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UnicornsNCartwheels 6m
Couldn't agree more. In the case of all children traumatised with and through failings of health and education TRUST and feeling safe should in their new educational setting should be the ONLY priority. One staff member at a time.
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Missus W. 9h
Yesterday, during a conversation with my co-workers that I have literally seen day in & day out for SEVEN years, they learned that I am . I have said this for years. I have repeated it over & over. THEY JUST NOW LISTENED.
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. Sep 14
I cried on my way home after hearing he needed to be tested for autism tbh. I’ll love my son no matter what. He’s my perfect, precious baby boy. I cried because of the fucking stigma that comes with it and that children are assholes.
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Leah McRorie 💥 3h
The President of the teachers association in has no problem with staff locking students in isolation rooms naked. It’s those dam kids abusing staff don’t you know?! THIS IS THE ABLEIST PERSON WHO SETS THE TONE IN EDUCATION . Gross! .
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Dawn-joy Leong Sep 12
artist here doing mini research art+science project on for & work. : what makes ur senses anxious / what triggers ur sensory anxiety? (Thank you!)
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Fantastic Autistic 20h
popped out to see The Predator today, intrigued by the presence of an character. Wanted to see if Hollywood was learning anything valuable about . Turns out nope. Same old lazy cliches
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Frankie Morley Sep 18
I am soo tired of being shamed by neurotypical people because I can't socialise as much as them, or in the same ways that they can. The amount of effort I put in to trying to please neurotypical friends actually makes me ill.
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Cos 10h
This is what is into. They just did a great conference & have funded fantastic research that ppl actually want. But now they've returned to old alliances, with Autism Speaks, commercial gene editing & drugs co's. A tragedy for pple, I believe.
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ASEND 1h
"I just want people to know that disabilities can't stop your dreams." Dad of boy speaks out about son's journey in becoming a model for top brands across the UK.
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United Response 3h
Exclusion of pupils with has risen by 60%. Here's a teacher's resource on how to avoid excluding children:
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Denise For Autism Acceptance 2h
boy becomes H&M model after he was banned from school pictures. Please help us 💰by sponsoring me at: I am grateful, my 8 year old daughter (Autistic) attends the school rated #1 in Upper Michigan.
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∞ Clear Autism ∞ 50m
Please let the starring role be played by an actor...
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FIGS 3h
Please read an undiagnosed woman's account illustrating why timely diagnosis is so important. Week 3 - Women & Diagnosis Retweet.
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Ann Memmott Sep 11
Why does my child manage to behave well all day at school, then go into meltdown when I collect them? A short thread for parents. Hello. I'm autistic. So is our fine son. Let's look at a school day...
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