Why are so many people with autism depressed?

It is certainly no secret that signs of depression are seen in many people with autism.  In fact, the Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders ( Vol. 32, No. 4, August 2002) published an article showing that clinic-based studies suggest that depression is probably the most common psychiatric disorder seen in people with autism. [1] As a person with autism, […]

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You Should Spend 5 Minutes Today Doing This

5 for 5 Spend 5 minutes today learning about depression and suicide.  Start with The Suicide Prevention Lifeline website http://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org Then, copy the above website link or the meme I made below and send it to 5 other people. Let’s do more for those who feel there is no way out.

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Should I Delete This Blog?

Dear Readers, I’ve been looking over my online content in an effort to clean up the website and streamline data.  As I was clearing out bulk, I found myself fixated on the question, “Does this matter?”  I wondered if my blog even offered anything that readers find helpful. I am interested in your thoughts.  Please […]

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