Autistic Pride Day (18th June 2015)

I’m a day late for celebrating Autistic Pride Day (but spot on if I lived in the USA).

Autistic pride is about accepting autistic people for who they are and accepting neurological diversity. We are all different and unique and valuable as human beings. Without neurological diversity the world would be a very boring place.

Researchers and autistic activists are moving away from notions that autism needs to be ‘cured’ or ‘fixed’. Autistic people are different but not necessarily disabled.

Autistic people need our acceptance and support to reach their full potential.

autistic pride day (click here)

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s