Plans-with-tag : Autism

  • The term ‘Autism; from the Greek ‘autos’ meaning self used by Dr Eugen Bleuler, director of Burgholzi Hospital, Zurich.

    (ID: 197 | Slug: public_image
  • Child Psychologist: Dr Carl Fenichel who founded the League Treatment Centre, Brooklyn, NY. Fenichel always believed autism had a biological cause. (Feinstein, 2010, p.52)

    (ID: 244 | Slug: dr-carl-fenichel public_image
  • 1962 - A group of parents in Britain founds what will become the National Autistic Society, the first autism organization.” (Donvan and Zucker 2016,p.555)

    (ID: 263 | Slug: the-national-autistic-society public_image
  • “1986 Temple Grandin publishes Emergence: Labeled Autistic, her first book about the expereince of having autism. (Donvan and Zucker 2016, p.558)

    (ID: 282 | Slug: 1986-temple-grandin-publishes-emergence-labeled-autistic-her-first-book public_image
  • “1993 Self-advocate Jim Sinclair delivers a speech titled “Don’t Mourn for Us,” marking the birth of a movement for self-advocacy by people with autism. The speech lays the foundation for a philosophy that opposes attempts to cure autism, later dubbed “neurodiversity”. (Donvan and Zucker 2016, p.559)

    (ID: 264 | Slug: 1993-self-advocate-jim-sinclair-delivers-a-speech-titled-dont-mourn-for-us public_image
  • 2004 Dan Grover and Alex Plank set up Wrong Planet.net: The largest online community for autism. the site includes a chatroom, a forum, and articles describing how to deal with daily issues. (Plank, 2022)

    (ID: 280 | Slug: 2004-dan-grover-and-alex-plank-set-up-wrong-planet-dot-net public_image

page path: /plans-with-tag/autism
full path:/plans-with-tag/autism