'What is Autism?' is a question that’s asked over and over but actually, when you dig beneath the surface, it’s actually very rarely answered. Most charities and professionals will say this: Autism
I've struggled massively with writing this. It's ironic really. It's taken me six weeks to start writing an article about Autistic Burnout, because I'm going through Autistic Burnout... If you saw someone going
"To be blunt, ultimately, most people don't give a shit about whether or not you are Autistic. Like with any invisible disability, if it's not singing and dancing and parading
"School is like a universe of sensory and overwhelm shoved in a bottle, cork applied and shaken up. Remove the cork and it explodes in your face." I've never written much
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
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
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
In my article entitled 'So... Autism, what exactly is it' I talked about just that, but what I didn't talk about, was what an uninformed person might think Autism is.