Tag: aspergers

  • Some Reasons Not To Change An Autistic Person

    Some Reasons Not To Change An Autistic Person

    From a concerned mother:¬†RT @mamabegood¬†(Brenda Rothman) “The response to autism has usually been to work on changing the child. If they are highly reactive to noise, we think we need to get them used to it. If they are playing alone and not with others, we think we need to teach them to play with […]

  • Are People With Autism An Endangered Species?

    Are People With Autism An Endangered Species?

    Are People With Autism Endangered? The Autism Right To Life Debate – it’s raging now that “cures” and embryo therapy are being developed in earnest. There will come a time in the not too distant future when we’ll have the medical technology to “fix” embryos with genetic markers for Autism Spectrum Condition. What implications does […]