Eric Garcia wants you to know that autistic people like him, like editors here at TPGA, like all our editors’ children, are not going anywhere—and that this is true regardless of how much support each individual autistic person needs to live their best...
The continued use of pain-inducing, torturous punishment and justification from multiple professionals in our field only damages our relationship as behavior analysts with humanity overall. If we're not willing to speak up about shock, what will it...
For decades, the Judge Rotenberg Center (JRC) in Canton, Massachusetts, has been using a device called a graduated electronic decelerator (GED) to shape the behaviors of children and adults using painful electroshock. The GED is worn by students 2...