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Julie Green

Julie M Green is a Toronto-based writer who regularly contributes to The Huffington Post, The Globe and Mail, Metro, Today’s Parent, ParentsCanada, and Yummy Mummy Club. She blogs about having a young son with autism at Other Side of the Coin. Visit juliemgreen.ca

The Truth About Being on the Spectrum: It’s Not a Contest

The Truth About Being on the Spectrum: It's Not a Contest http://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/truth-about-being-on-the-spectrum/

Labels are a necessary evil, I realize that. Even within the autism community, distinctions can be divisive. Ever since the term Asperger’s was swallowed up by the broader ASD umbrella in the latest version of the DSM, those distinctions have become more marked, and the effect on parents can be polarizing. As a mom to […]

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