I look around at my life now and I see a wife and children, who I love beyond imagining and I think to myself "If there was something 'wrong', something
I spend a lot of time on this Blog urging Parents of Autistic people to seek us out to get the answers to questions that other parents and certainly 'Professionals'
"When I show people the things i create...they call me an 'artist'...when i show them the inside of the head they were created in.....they call me 'mad'" -Kit Mason Oxborough-Giles, Autistic
If you are the parent of an Autistic child, I'm going to introduce you to a concept that's going to scare the pants off of you: Your child is going
There are many co-morbid conditions that go hand in hand with Autism and ADHD is one of them, perhaps one of the most significant ones.Jessica McCabe's fantastic Tedx Talk video
You may have noticed a lot of people on Social Media using frames for their profile pictures, it's become a bit of a fad, like: 'Puppies are great', or 'Facebook
"Language shapes the way people perceive us and treat us. It translates into actions"- Daniel Marner, Autistic and Advocate I had a conversation/heated debate/argument today, with somebody about a bumper sticker.
Humanity has overcome the food chain, and having surpassed all other predators, has now turned to a strange form of cannibalism: humanity preys upon itself. We cull our own herd.
The difference between high functioning autism and low functioning is that high functioning means your deficits are ignored, and low functioning means your assets are ignored.- Laura Tisoncik, Autism AdvocateFirstly