For the Bracken family, the agencies and institutions in place to protect and help them instead terrorized them.
A child's hand using a tablet on a table with a desk plant in the background.

Over the past few months, I was involved in an editing dis­pute on Wikipedia involving the effi­cacy of facil­i­tated com­mu­ni­ca­tion (FC) and Rapid Prompting Method (RPM).

What began with one con­tentious edit has now resulted in the dele­tion of the fol­lowing

Read more “FC, RPM, and How Wikipedia Became Complicit in Silencing Non-speaking Autistics”

This article is long. It used to be longer. The orig­inal intro is now its own article exploring the divi­sion between neu­ro­di­ver­sity advo­cates and everyone else. It can be viewed by clicking here.

Instead of pointing fin­gers at anyone

Read more “A Response to Eileen Lamb’s Article “Autism and the Dangers of the Neurodiversity Movement””