Content Note: discussions of abuse, denial of communication, functioning “levels”Continue reading “The Presumption of Competence”
Content Notice: discourse around the movie “Music”; ableism and discrimination against semi- and non-speaking autistics.Continue reading “A Short Reaction to “Music” and the Reactions to It”
Content Notice: medical, mentions of blood, fasting, surgeryContinue reading “AAC Phrases For Medical Advocacy”
Content Note: mentions of sex, genitalia, abuse, assault, violence against disabled people, infantilization of disabled people, removal of autonomy. Also, this post is over 5,000 words long.Continue reading “How do you symbolize intimacy? For many AAC programs, not particularly well.”
Content Note: mentions of misogyny, anti-LGBTQ+ attitudes, ableism, racism
this is a poem about
how i communicate and
how i think and
why that matters Continue reading “Poetry as AAC”
Content notice: (reclaimed and unreclaimed) anti-LGBTQ+ and ableist slurs, mentions of anti-LGBTQ+ and ableist violence, discussions of anti-LGBTQ+ prejudice and ableism.
Content warning: functioning labels, discussion of person-first/identity-first language.