Parents, Are You Listening To Your Child?

2016-11-10T10:11:24-04:00By |Categories: Amy Sequenzia, Autism, blog, Neurodiversity, Parenting|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

As a non-speaking Autistic, I pay special attention to comments and statements made by parents of other non-speaking Autistics, especially children. Many times I see parents lamenting that they will never listen to their Autistic child say "I love you", or how much they long to hear those words.

Disability History and Pop Culture

2016-11-10T10:11:24-04:00By |Categories: Ableism, blog, Cross Disability, Entertainment, Media Representation|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

X Company is respectfully educating viewers about the ableism, discrimination and elimination of disabled people during the war. Hopefully, it will make more people aware of how disabled people are still discriminated against and abused in unthinkable ways.

Six Questions Before Publishing About Children

2016-11-10T10:11:24-04:00By |Categories: Ableism, blog, Cross Disability, Ollibean Family, Parenting|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

  Blogging About Children with Disabilities Protecting a child's privacy

A Vibrant Mind Hidden In Plain Sight

2016-11-10T10:11:25-04:00By |Categories: AAC, Cross Disability, Editor's Picks, General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Martin Pistorius, author of the New York Times best-seller, Ghost Boy: The

Assumptions and Ableism

2016-11-10T10:11:25-04:00By |Categories: Ableism, Amy Sequenzia, Author, Autism, blog, General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

I've recently read an article about how some researches are

Autistic Patterns of Thoughts and Emotions

2016-11-10T10:11:25-04:00By |Categories: Author, Autism, blog, General, Judy Endow|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

I use the movement of things outside of me for

Deaf Teen Filmmakers Interpretation of Phillip Phillips’ “Home”

2016-11-10T10:11:25-04:00By |Categories: Around the Web, ASL Videos, ASL Videos, Author, blog, Cross Disability, Editor's Picks, General, Lauri Swann Hunt, Video, Videos|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Acceptance, connection, and belonging. Home. Thank you Deaf Film Camp for making such awesome videos!

Uniquely Human Neurotribe

2016-11-10T10:11:25-04:00By |Categories: Author, Autism, Autism Resources, blog, Books You Need, General, Judy Endow|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This past summer two new autism books were released within

Autism, Transition Programs and the Impact of Poverty on Self-Advocacy

2016-11-10T10:11:25-04:00By |Categories: Advocacy, Author, Autism, blog, General, Judy Endow|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

I am an autistic woman who has lived both in

Autism and Changing Classroom Strategies

2016-11-10T10:11:25-04:00By |Categories: Author, Autism, blog, Cross Disability, General, Inclusive Education, Inclusive Education, Judy Endow|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The field of autism is very new – not even 100 years old yet! This means we are constantly learning new things. We now know that what works for most children to learn does not always work for autistic children. In fact, it can be detrimental to their learning. Those of us in the field of autism will likely need to change the way we deliver help to those who seek it and change the way we teach our students.

On Not Being “Pretty”

2016-11-10T10:11:25-04:00By |Categories: Advocacy, Amy Sequenzia, Author, blog, Cerebral Palsy, General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

My friend Cara wrote this awesome article about being "ugly"

Autism and Processing Social Information

2016-11-10T10:11:25-04:00By |Categories: Accommodations, Author, Autism, blog, General, Judy Endow|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

My autistic neurology means that I am not good at

Autism and Stubbornness

2016-11-10T10:11:25-04:00By |Categories: Author, Autism, blog, General, Judy Endow|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

I am an autistic woman. Most of my life people