Autistics don't just "think outside the box." The box is a mystery. And this can be deeply disabling and anxiety-provoking.
Why are so many autistics wrongly accused of being uncaring or deceitful? Let's talk about understanding autistic differences in eye gaze.
Do you have an autistic kid who lines up toys? That's good! Here's how it benefits your kid.
Fido is over the moon to meet his new puppy... but soon he discovers that she's behaving strangely. What's going on with his puppy?
"Theory of mind deficits" have been used to dismiss and even dehumanize autistic people. How much truth is there to the stereotype?
Autistic people are described as "unresponsive." Here's how it can feel from the inside.
"Developmental delay" does not mean "never." Say goodbye to fear and remember that the future may surprise you.
Why do autistic kids turn away from their parents? It's not personal, and they aren't rejecting their loved ones. Here's why it happens and how to connect.
Parents, teachers, therapists and caregivers may wonder what it's like to be an autistic person with anxiety issues. Today, I talk about my experiences and how to be helpful to someone like me.