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Destigmatizing

Some Christians Really Believe That You’re Depressed Because of Your Unrepentant Sin

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It was a Saturday afternoon and I was having a discussion with an acquaintance who didn’t know much about autism and wanted to know more. Being an autism self-advocate, I was happy to share the details of what it is to be autistic and how others, like this…

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Not Weird Just Autistic

Not Weird Just Autistic

J.R.Reed is a late-diagnosed autism self-advocate who writes, speaks, podcasts, and livestreams. He’s also an Autistic Life Coach. www.notweirdjustautistic.com

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