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    autism and hitting

    What to do about autism and hitting? Autism and hitting is such a touchy subject. Last week, Charlie hit a little boy at the park. The child’s dad walked over, rightfully…

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    [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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    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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    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…

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    is autism the same for everyone?

    IS AUTISM THE SAME FOR EVERYONE? If you’re wondering if autism is the same for everyone, the answer is no. When it comes to autism, no two autistics are alike.  …

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    How to not offend an autism advocate?

    How to not offend an autism advocate? Things you can’t say about autism Talking about autism can be tricky. It seems there’s controversy hiding behind every word, phrase, and symbol. You…

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    Does ABA Therapy cause PTSD?

    Does ABA cause PTSD? The answer is no, ABA Therapy does not cause PTSD. One of my followers explained where the rumor originated from. There was only one survey about the…