ABA, ADHD, autistic culture, Growing up undiagnosed

Intelligence Tests Given to Children are Unreliable and Ableist

It is no secret that I was diagnosed with ADHD as a 6 year old. They did a whole battery of tests. I remember them, vaguely. It is also no secret that I was an abused child. Today, I found out they both have everything to do with each other. Today, in a Facebook group… Continue reading Intelligence Tests Given to Children are Unreliable and Ableist

Disability Hacks

Disability Hack: Check Your Ethernet Cable If Your Internet Is Acting Wonky

We all know home internet is really important to autistics. It connects us with the world wide community, games, social media etc. Having no internet is the same as being cut off from the world and it is meltdown inducing.  A few years ago, we switched from cable to DSL internet because the cable company… Continue reading Disability Hack: Check Your Ethernet Cable If Your Internet Is Acting Wonky

Disability Hacks

Disability Home Hacks: Angry Mama

  This is something I saw online for years. It called angry mama. So the thing is if you put it in a microwave after filling it with water and vinegar and microwaving it for 7 minutes it would make it super easy to clean.   I didn’t believe it. I didn’t buy one until… Continue reading Disability Home Hacks: Angry Mama