I hope this video from the BBC works as the young girl so succinctly describes what it’s like. She is obviously going to be a force to be reckoned with when she gets older!
Month: August 2019
Good piece as this one always confuses me. Many of the symptoms however may be construed as autism. But this just shows that frequently autism will coexist with other “conditions” and it is now being felt that maybe autism is an “umbrella diagnosis”.
This from someone I would recommend you subscribing to – autistic mama
Good piece but shouldn’t this apply to everyone?
From someone who should know!
Sorry about this – this is an image I picked up on social media – some of these links may be very useful but you’re going to have to Google the items of interest as the links don’t work, but still worth posting IMHO!
Having been involved in a case that falls under this heading and where the autistic spent a considerable time imprisoned against all the best expert advice, this is something we need to be aware of, take account of and develop.
This is a bit esoteric but I’m putting this out because there is a load of RUBBISH out there! We deal in peer reviewed opinion and study. This means we are not cyberchondriacs leaping on to every internet viral opinion or hype. If I publish something here it is because I feel it is worthy …
New one on me, especially with the American spelling! (Hey, but that’s just my OCD!) We are increasingly finding this, parents and carers need just as much support and guidance as the children!
While we’re looking at the positives of raising autistic children, this from Canada…