TWAP030: 3 Important Ways To Honor World Autism Day

http://traffic.libsyn.com/thrivewithaspergers/30-30_TWAP030__3_Important_Ways_to_Honor_World_Autism_Day.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS | MoreOn April 2, we’ll be celebrating Autism Awareness Day. Gratitude: Be Thankful For How Far Society Has Come Autism Speaks is a polarizing organization! To be sure, there’s a lot of misinformation coming out of there. But it’s important […]

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The Spectrum Explained: 7 Autism Books For Your Child

Easily Affirm Your Autistic Kids With These Books

Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers. ~Charles W. Eliot The autism spectrum: wonderful, mysterious, exasperating, polarizing. It’s wonderful, because it’s a reflection of neurological diversity. It’s mysterious, because there’s still so much science and research does not know. […]

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TWAP029: Man Interrupted: Steve Bell Talks About Bipolar Disorder

http://traffic.libsyn.com/thrivewithaspergers/29-29_TWAP029__Man_Interrupted__Steve_Bell_Talks_About_Bipolar_Disorder.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS | MoreBipolar Disorder, like other mental health and neurological conditions, is not something you might recognize right away. Steve Bell didn’t recognize it until midlife. When he did recognize it and accept that Bipolar Disorder was part of his neurology, […]

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5 Online Autism Quiz Sites

Preliminary Steps to An Autism Diagnosis

Do you ever wish you could take an autism quiz to figure out if you’re on the spectrum? It’s not quite that simple. But it’s a preliminary step to gathering information about yourself. Dr. Debra Moore, in chapter 4 of The Nine Degrees of Autism, says that undiagnosed autism adults start to learn about autism […]