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Autism Rocked – We Were Moved.

brown paper with scribbles, doodles and notes; a small hand-lettered cursive sign reads 'Autistic Pride'. There are crayons lined up at the bottom of the picture.

Autism Rocked…We Were Moved. I love conferences.  You could say I’m a conference junkie.  This past week, I walked into the second day of a conference unlike any other I have attended to date.  “Autism Rocks…Let Us Move You” was

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ImprovAbility! at the CASDA Summit

ImprovAbility! at the CASDA Summit   The Canadian Autism Spectrum Disorder Alliance (CASDA) held their Inaugural Leadership Summit this past March in Ottawa. The overriding goal of the conference was to call for a National Autism Strategy – “One Voice.

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“Dis” Functional Language

“Dis” Functional Language In a recent blog post, social worker Judy Endow described an encounter with someone in her pottery class who, after hearing she had autism, asked if she was high-functioning or low functioning.  While there were a lot

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