advocacy

Growing Up With Autism And ADHD, I Had To Adapt My Own Education

The education system isn’t designed for students like me. From as early as preschool up through my master’s degree, I struggled in a traditional classroom setting for a few reasons, and needed to adapt my own methods of surviving education.

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5 Key Ways You Can Be The Best Parent Advocate For Your Special Needs Child

Trust your instincts. You are the expert when it comes to your child. Don’t be afraid to speak up, to stand your ground, to share what works at and what doesn’t. Your input is valuable.

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Growing Up With Autism And ADHD, I Had To Adapt My Own Education

The education system isn’t designed for students like me. From as early as preschool up through my master’s degree, I struggled in a traditional classroom setting for a few reasons, and needed to adapt my own methods of surviving education.

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5 Key Ways You Can Be The Best Parent Advocate For Your Special Needs Child

Trust your instincts. You are the expert when it comes to your child. Don’t be afraid to speak up, to stand your ground, to share what works at and what doesn’t. Your input is valuable.

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Natalie Hage's Step-By-Step Guide To Shutting Down Fat-Shamers

By merely standing up for herself and showing the world what that can look like, Hage became an everyday hero.

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In Trump's America, Celebrity Political Advocacy Might Be Just What We Need

If anything, now that a reality star is the President, surely it's more important than ever that celebrities use their platforms to achieve positive outcomes?

Celebrities have a platform, and regardless of whether or not they’re affected by the decisions of the country’s legislators, they’re able to speak out.

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Gun Violence Awareness Day: America's Gun Violence Problem Demands A Better Answer

Gun violence is a problem. Here are a few ways to become part of the solution.

It's Gun Violence Awareness Day, and it's time for everyone to take action on this critical issue. Here are just a few ways to work towards preventing the needless and tragic rate of gun violence in America.

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No Matter How Dark Right Now Feels, You Are Not Alone

"The winter will not last forever." (Image Credit: Unsplash/Joe Gardner)

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Why Do I Get To Be "Cancer Girl"?

The writer, middle, with her friends Maureen and Janet

If the odds of getting cancer are like Powerball, why couldn't I be a scratch-off millionaire?

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Sex Trafficking Survivors Speak Out At UN Panel

Credit: EPCAT USA

“Don’t make yourself feel good by calling us survivors.”

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