"Autism has been viewed through a medical lens for a very long time, understanding has changed immensely, but the outdated and misinterpreted social and cultural notions of what Autism is, still perpetuate, as much in the Professional world as they do in the outside world."
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What is Autism?

'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

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An Autistic Burnout

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

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An Autistic diagnosis

"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

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The Autistic Advocate
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An Autistic Education

  "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

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The Autistic Advocate
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The mess of Autism

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

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