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    Should I vaccinate my kids?

      Thanks I Vaccinate for sponsoring this post so I can share our story. Should I vaccinate my kids? With this hundred-year pandemic currently in progress, we figured it was a…

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    Autism

    [Autism] He’s nonverbal but he hears you.

    He’s nonverbal, but he hears you. When you’re around nonverbal people, remember that just because they can’t speak doesn’t mean they can’t communicate. And just because they can’t answer you doesn’t…

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    Autism

    Is autism a superpower?

    Is autism a superpower? I wish we could find a middle ground between “autism is a superpower” and “autism is the end of the world”. ⁣ ⁣ Many believe we shouldn’t…

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    Autism

    Sia’s Movie Controversy seen by an Autistic Woman

    Sia’s Movie Controversy: Progress, not perfection By now, you’ve probably heard about Sia’s movie controversy. The starring role is a woman with nonverbal autism played by Maddie Ziegler, an actress without…

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    Autism

    3 autism activities that stimulate your child

    Autism Activities I’m always on the lookout for good ways to keep Charlie entertained. If these autism activities are stimulating, even better, and if they help him learn skills, that’s the…

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    Autism

    3 Misconceptions about ABA Therapy

      Misconceptions about ABA Therapy There’s controversy around ABA therapy, a controversy I’d like to offer some perspective on. Is ABA perfect? No, but does it mean we should cancel ABA…