autistic

I did what anyone does when they think they might have something, but they’re not quite sure: I Googled “women autism symptoms.”

Like A Diamond: What It's Like To Live With Autism As A Woman

I did what anyone does when they think they might have something, but they’re not quite sure: I Googled “women autism symptoms.” Read...
Veneranda Aguirre of The Refresh    |   01.7.19   |   SHARE
Minds
What even is "normal?"

Why "Neurodivergent" Is The Best Term To Use For Autistic Or Special Needs Kids

What even is “normal?” My sister-in-law used to say “normal is just a setting on the washing machine.” I looked recently. my washing machine doesn’t Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   08.23.18   |   SHARE
Minds
Halloween is my favorite time of year, and I think a lot of that has to do with the fact that I’m autistic.

I'm Autistic, And Halloween Is My Favorite Time Of Year

Halloween can be an autistic person’s worst nightmare with the sensory overload. Yet, I'm autistic and Halloween is my favorite time of year. Read...
Alaina Leary    |   10.31.17   |   SHARE
Voices
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Take Us Off The Pedestal, Please: Women Can Be Just As Evil As Men

Gone Girl is a reminder of a fact society has long had a hard time grasping: Moral depravity knows no gender. Read...
Jane Jones   |   10.20.14   |   SHARE