The Neurodiversity Paradigm describes the notion that all individual humans work in similar ways, but some work more similarly than others. Consider this picture of a forest: In this forest are
There is a big pile confusion over Asperger’s, Autism and functioning labels (High and Low) that cause many difficulties for Parents. This is just a short and sweet one, but
"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.
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
Beep, beep! Stay in your lane! Beep, beep!An Autistic Ally is many things, but one thing they are not, is Autistic.What an Ally is, is someone who is prepared to
Or good Morning, good Afternoon, good whatever-the-time-it-is-where-you-are!Welcome to my den of musings, anecdotes, (hopefully) useful advice and general home of Autistic wonder... Or 'blog', as most people call it.Here you