Evolution of Eve | Speaking to Legislators as an Autistic Minority

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EVOLUTION OF EVE | AUTISTICS RECOGNIZED AS A MINORITY AND RACE


quote-as-i-grow-older-part-of-my-emotional-survival-plan-must-be-to-actively-seek-inspiration-bebe-moore-campbell-72-9-0954Author Bebe Moore Campbell Dies at 56

Once my loved ones accepted the diagnosis, healing began for the entire family, but it took too long. It took years. Can’t we, as a nation, begin to speed up that process? We need a national campaign to destigmatize mental illness, especially one targeted toward African Americans…It’s not shameful to have a mental illness. Get treatment. Recovery is possible.”

–Bebe Moore Campbell, 2005

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