Most people do not realize the autistic community exists, much less that there are prolific autistic-lead and ally supported organizations out there. This video explores the primary reason for this disparity.
Do you parent your autistic child like, "It’s for their own good," rather than, "It is something that actually makes them comfortable in their own skin"?
Often when autistic people, their family members, scientists who research autism, therapists, and anybody for whom autism is a part of their lives are talked about, they are referred to as a community. A lot of the time autism organizations and facilities that are lead by all or at least mostly non-autistics will specifically use […]
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