Autistic person in an autistic community group online: "Is it okay if I listen to the same song over and over? It makes me happy, but I don't know if it's okay to do it." This right here is why we need autism acceptance. Autistic kids and adults with their own instincts so overridden by... Continue Reading →
Dip your toe into the autism world, and you may not notice a lot of the varied terms being used. But jump in with both feet and you sure will!
Lots of people tend to feel very passionately about one way or the other about how to indicate that an individual and autism go together.
Two questions I see often in facebook groups: "Should I tell my child they're autistic?" and "How do I tell my child they're autistic?"