The following references are included to expand your Autism knowledge. These references are singular compared to the massive trumpeting of the Handlers - people in control of these children’s lives; those whose business is correcting these children. They are singular but they are important, because they reveal a truer picture, and allow you to make better judgments.
Three Autistic people. What connects them? The WALLS were not built around them!
Donald Triplett - Autism's First Child
Daniel Tammet - Autistic Savant
Rowan Isaacson - Horse Boy
Three Autistic voices. They’ve been handled by the system from an early age. Listen to them!
Julia Bascom - Quiet Hands
Jim Sinclair – Don’t Mourn for Us
Alicia Lile - What I need and want
The Autistic Self-Advocacy Network (ASAN) – self advocacy
The Autistic Network International (ANI) – self advocacy
The Autism National Committee (AUTCOM) - emerging dissent from the field
http://mamabegood.blogspot.com/ Thank you Brenda!
Elizabeth J. (Ibby) Grace at Tiny Grace Notes aka Ask An Autistic
Savannah Logsdon-Breakstone Neurodivergent K Ari Ne'eman