There is in the online autism community huge chasms, overwhelming divides, and bucketloads of vitriol. Yup, there's no doubt about that.
But...there's also some really awesome conversations that are compassionate, calm, and hopeful. One of those conversations is occurring over at Little Bit Quirky, and I hope you'll give it a read. If I could hug all these parents, I would. I'm ending my online day with this shout out to that blog and that conversation, so happy to have been one voice there today. Why not go over and offer your thoughts?
Compassionate ABA - Compassion requires three actions: listening, understanding, and acting. ABA is a compassionate practice by definition, because behavior analysts are tra...
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