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Autism Stereotypes: The Dangers

We all can do better when it comes to autism stereotypes. Lumping people together into groups and then making assumptions about them based on those groups is called stereotyping, and it can be offensive and hurtful. When we stereotype, we make snap judgments about people based on their appearance, ethnicity, gender, age, or other factors, without really knowing anything about them as individuals. We might … Continue reading Autism Stereotypes: The Dangers