Autism Pseudoscience: Identify, educate and intervene to protect children (On-Demand Course)



Autism Pseudoscience: How providers can identify, educate and intervene to protect children

Presenter: Anne Borden King, Autistic Health Journalist

► On-Demand Course: Learners have access to the recording and materials for 180 days from the date of enrollment.

► Audience: Therapy providers and healthcare providers, mental health counselors, autistic individuals, and family members of an autistic individual, who want to understand, counteract, and advocate against harmful pseudoscientific practices that affect the lives of autistic children and young people.

🔓🔓🔓 (Therapy Neurodiversity Collective Members, this course is included in your membership!)


Unmasking Autism Pseudoscience: A Deep Dive with Anne Borden King

Join Therapist Neurodiversity Collective as we dive into the world of autism understanding with Anne Borden King, a renowned autistic health journalist, in this captivating one-hour professional development webinar. With a potent blend of personal insight and academic rigor, this course seeks to remove the curtain on the shadowy realm of autism pseudoscience.

🎯🎯🎯 As misinformation proliferates, it’s more crucial than ever for professionals and families alike to differentiate fact from fiction.

Course Highlights:

  • Autism Pseudoscience: Hidden in Plain Sight: Recognize the camouflaged dangers. From miracle cures to dangerous treatments, learn to spot pseudoscientific claims and understand their allure.
  • Tracing the Roots: Delve into the history of autism pseudoscience and decode its persistent appeal. Discover the socio-cultural factors that have allowed these harmful ideas to flourish.
  • Tools for Action: Empower yourself with actionable steps that professionals and family members can implement. Stand against misinformation and champion evidence-based care.


This evidence-based, enlightening journey will reshape how you approach autism, challenge deeply-held misconceptions, and inspire a renewed commitment to evidence-based care. Register now and be part of the vanguard against autism pseudoscience.

☑A comprehensive slide handout

☑ Course handout for reference 
☑ Certificate of Attendance for 1 hour of professional development

Anne Borden King

Anne Borden King is a Toronto-based journalist. Her work has appeared in the New York Times, Healthy Debate, and the Thinking Person’s Guide to Autism, among other publications. She is the host of Noncompliant, a popular podcast about neurodiversity. A co-founder of Autistics for Autistics, the Canadian autistic-led advocacy group, she has presented about autistic rights to the United Nations, the Canadian Senate and other government entities. She is the founder of The Autistic Health Access project, which educates medical schools about access for autistic patients. Her upcoming book, The Children Do Not Consent explores the world of fake autism cures as well as the troubling relationships between pseudoscientific practices and some university-funded autism research.


Connect with Anne:
On Post at A.B. King:
Noncompliant website:
Autistics for Autistics website:


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