Pointing at the Autism

Originally posted on Autism and Expectations:
I can’t always tell which bits of me are a result of being autistic, and which bits would have been there anyway. It may not be helpful to know one way or another. I share as many personality characteristics with other autistic people, as I do with other brown…

Making adjustments for autism can be as easy as honesty

Originally posted on Autism and Expectations:
? Lots of autistic people are already making many adjustments to fit in with the rest of you. To stop you from feeling uncomfortable. To stop you from noticing us. To keep us all safe from the shadow of “difference”. Why are we the ones making adjustments?? Because majority…