ActuallyAutistic. From people first language to self identifying language.

Jul 02, 18 ActuallyAutistic. From people first language to self identifying language.

Posted by in Autism

ActuallyAutistic versus people first language In another article we discussed ActuallyAutistic and what it means for self-advocacy and people diagnosed with autism. In this article we’ll discuss part of the reason ActuallyAutistic became a thing. The community has shifted from separating themselves from their diagnosis to...

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Dyslexia defined

Jun 24, 18 Dyslexia defined

Posted by in Disabilities

I read therefore I am Switching letters in a word or reading word backwards is not all there is to dyslexia. In fact, the way dyslexia is portrayed in movies and television is not how the learning disability looks in real life. You’ve seen characters read the word “hungry” like “hnugry”, or some...

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Sick leave to care for disabled family: Maryland Healthy Working Families Act

Jun 17, 18 Sick leave to care for disabled family: Maryland Healthy Working Families Act

Posted by in Breaking News

  My son is autistic. My mom has Alzheimer’s. My daughter was hospitalized for depression. I need to care for disabled family but I don’t want to lose my job It’s a difficult situation for any parent caring for a disabled child or a child caring for a disabled parent. The constant juggling of both care needs and...

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Cognitive Processing Therapy: PTSD treatment changing thoughts to heal the mind

Jun 14, 18 Cognitive Processing Therapy: PTSD treatment changing thoughts to heal the mind

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Cognitive Processing Therapy: PTSD treatment There are many treatment options for PTSD. Seth’s Mom will continue discussing what these options are so you can make an informed decision. Of course, you should work with your family and a trained medical professional. Talk to your doctor she knows better than we do. We just love...

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PTSD tools: PTSD Coach Online

Jun 10, 18 PTSD tools: PTSD Coach Online

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PTSD tools There are many ways those affected by PTSD can receive support. Options range from talk therapy, support animals, to residential treatment. These PTSD tools offer choices that fit many lifestyles and needs. Here we will discuss a new PTSD tool: the online PTSD coach. Virtual support As we move through our day our smart...

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