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 Forum: Getting to know each other   Topic: Greetings

 Post subject: Greetings
Posted: 21 Jan 2024, 8:48 pm 

Replies: 7
Views: 305


Hi guys, how are you?

 Forum: General Autism Discussion   Topic: Suggestion to the change of the name Wrong Planet

Posted: 21 Jan 2024, 8:45 pm 

Replies: 58
Views: 3,141


I wonder if there can be better alternative name to Wrong Planet, such as changing it to different to Different Planet. I told my dad about Wrong Planet website and community and he said that he didn't like that name because it implies that there is something very wrong with us when it's not true. I...

 Forum: General Autism Discussion   Topic: Some people's compliments

 Post subject: Some people's compliments
Posted: 20 Jan 2024, 12:25 pm 

Replies: 0
Views: 2,495


Some people say that I have Asperger Syndrome, even though I have history of being diagnosed with PDD-NOS. I guess I can take that as a compliment.

 Forum: General Autism Discussion   Topic: Question about better alternative name for IDD

Posted: 16 Jan 2024, 7:29 pm 

Replies: 21
Views: 2,769


That makes sense.

 Forum: General Autism Discussion   Topic: Question about better alternative name for IDD

Posted: 15 Jan 2024, 12:02 pm 

Replies: 21
Views: 2,769


It makes sense, I agree.

 Forum: General Autism Discussion   Topic: Question about better alternative name for IDD

Posted: 15 Jan 2024, 11:58 am 

Replies: 21
Views: 2,769


CockneyRebel wrote:
I think that the current term is the best term. It's the least hurtful.


That makes sense, it's just that I was afraid that the stigma attached to it might be kind of similar, like in the past.

 Forum: General Autism Discussion   Topic: Question about better alternative name for IDD

Posted: 15 Jan 2024, 11:44 am 

Replies: 21
Views: 2,769


NO! Autism and similar childhood-onset disabilities ARE GENERAL DEVELOPMENTAL DISORDERS (aka pervasive developmental disorders). You can have extremely high IQ and still be severely debilitated mentally, you still can have severe general developmental disorder! General (pervasive) developmental dsi...

 Forum: General Autism Discussion   Topic: Question about better alternative name for IDD

Posted: 14 Jan 2024, 10:16 pm 

Replies: 21
Views: 2,769


That makes sense. I feel more informed about it now, thanks!

 Forum: General Autism Discussion   Topic: Question about better alternative name for IDD

Posted: 14 Jan 2024, 10:10 pm 

Replies: 21
Views: 2,769


That makes sense. The best thing we can do is try and educate people how to use the words correctly and to reduce stigma overtime.

 Forum: General Autism Discussion   Topic: Question about better alternative name for IDD

Posted: 14 Jan 2024, 10:06 pm 

Replies: 21
Views: 2,769


Because it's offensive to some people, and in context of how the word can be used as well.

 Forum: General Autism Discussion   Topic: Question about better alternative name for IDD

Posted: 14 Jan 2024, 10:02 pm 

Replies: 21
Views: 2,769


If Intellectual Developmental Disorders or Disorders of intellectual development are like saying the r-word, it's because the euphemism treadmill marched on. Whatever new term you invent will be subject to the same process. Ultimately the r-word is only offensive to some because of it's history as ...

 Forum: General Autism Discussion   Topic: Question about better alternative name for IDD

Posted: 14 Jan 2024, 9:56 pm 

Replies: 21
Views: 2,769


Should Intellectual Developmental Disorders or Disorders of intellectual development be renamed to General Developmental Disorder? Because Intellectual Developmental Disorders or Disorders of intellectual development is like saying R-words. Thoughts?

 Forum: Getting to know each other   Topic: Greetings, I hope that everything is okay

Posted: 10 Jan 2024, 3:59 pm 

Replies: 9
Views: 1,859


Thanks!

 Forum: General Autism Discussion   Topic: My recent behavior of echolalia

Posted: 10 Jan 2024, 9:59 am 

Replies: 2
Views: 9,205


I wonder what it's called.

 Forum: General Autism Discussion   Topic: My recent behavior of echolalia

Posted: 09 Jan 2024, 9:16 pm 

Replies: 2
Views: 9,205


Even though I have history of communication delay, sensory issues and repetitive behaviors, I never had echolalia until late adolescence.

I wonder what that means, because it is kind of recently that I started to copy sounds of birds, mice and cats, most of the time.

 Forum: Television, Film, and Video   Topic: Duke Nukem is too funny

 Post subject: Duke Nukem is too funny
Posted: 09 Jan 2024, 2:47 pm 

Replies: 2
Views: 3,256


Duke Nukem is too funny. I almost die from laughter me listening to him talking :lol:
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