Can you please hold the anxiety?
on the spectrum
People First Language is great, but did they slip up with folks on the spectrum?
Show of hands. How many people think panic attacks are real?
Is there a way to get this monkey off our back once and for all?
Why should those on the spectrum be different than anyone else?
Families aren’t always supportive, so how do we deal with this on our own?
— First things first. I can see how many of you off the spectrum, those referred to as neurotypicals, could read the headline as saying that people off the spectrum don’t understand people on the spectrum. That’s NOT what I’m saying at all. I’m saying it’s true that many on the spectrum aren’t understood by…
— Let me tell you a holiday story. First, you should probably have a little background so that it makes sense. In August of 2017, I moved from the hustle and bustle of Los Angeles and Orange County, CA to the Ozarks primarily to cut down on the sensory overload that overwhelms my senses…
Why is it a terrifying, sometimes paralyzing experience for people on the spectrum?
— First off, while this is about autism, there is information in here that is for any family with a disability. Please take a moment and read it. I want to thank Dr. Linda Barboa, co-founder of Stars 4 Autism and author of more than twenty books on autism and specifically, how those on and…
Could you use 5 eye-opening tips that will make you a more calm autistic?
How could my life have been different if being on the spectrum was a thing?
How can a parent help their child on the spectrum?
His Asperger’s doesn’t make him weird. His purple beard? Maybe!
When I finally found out why I’ve always been different, it was like unbuttoning a cement overcoat.