Devout bookworm, occasional artist, reluctant activist, pragmatist, idealist, dancer with disabilities, daydreamer, diplomat, curious cat, avid scientist, sometime philosopher, thorough skeptic, connoisseur of chocolate, sci-fi geek…

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  1. Restless, your blog is currently included on our Actually Autistic Blogs List (anautismobserver.wordpress.com). Please click on the “How do you want your blog listed?” link at the top of that site to personalize your blog’s description.
    Thank you.
    Judy (An Autism Observer)

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  2. Hi! My name is Daniel. I am a news producer and I would love to interview you about your recent op-ed about fidget spinners. I’m keenly interested in sharing your perspective, I think it’s severely under-heard. Warmly, Daniel.

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    1. Hi Daniel. I would be happy to do an interview with you by email or messenger. Let me know what you had in mind. Thanks!


  3. I get what you say about “respecting” neurodiversity. I dont think anyone quarrels with that point of view. Although some of us struggle to put it into practice. But that doesnt mean that one should ignore and just accept the pathology that may be present. I had a client who had severe debilitating migraines many times each month along with other issues. But she wouldn’t accept the homeopathic remedy that I felt would cure her, because she didnt accept that her “neurodiversity” could or should be cured. I think this is a nonsensical harmful viewpoint, and goes beyond the sensible point of respecting neurodiversity. Removing pathology is not disrespectful. Of course there might be debates about what is or isnt pathological. The beauty of homeopathy is that the remedy (not the practitioner or client) decides what is pathology – it only cures pathology and wont remove healthy mental/emotional states.

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