The Autism Spectrum According to Autistic People
David Gray-Hammond discusses his experience of being subjected to chemical restraint while an involuntary inpatient at a psychiatric hospital in the UK.
Bullying is generally thought of as an intentional behavior, but not understanding autistic people can lead to unintentional bullying.
The autistic community is at risk with the rest of society. This critique of the behavior seen in the community looks at how we can save ourselves.
One man sheds light on a terrifying reality for many autistics– that families commit their autistic children to psychiatric hospitals where they are abused, mistreated, restrained, and secluded.
Mike Wise recalls his time as an autistic student placed in seclusion as a punishment for being impulsive or not getting his work done.
Students with disabilities are often placed in seclusion, further isolated from peers. One sibling would no longer watch it happen to her little brother.