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Accomodating Adult Autism Shared

Share: Mapping Autistic Frustration

When the world overwhelms you…

Sometimes ya just gotta pull out a map and get the freak outta Dodge…

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Acceptance Accomodating Autism Nonspeaking Safety

Share: Plea from Nonspeaking Autist Ash Hudson

Clearly, I have my own voice in my way, and the will to do things.

Help me create a world where I am allowed to use them.

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Accomodating Autism Communication Selective Mutism Symptoms Verbal Processing

Share: Reframing “Severe” Autism, by Damon Kirsebom

Nonspeaking autists are not who you think… or see…

Must-see… can’t-look-away video.

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#AutisticJoy Accomodating Autism Family Opinion Surviving

Dear Autist: Forgiving Your Family? NOT a Cosmic Rule…

Forgiving abusers… as much as SOME therapists, pop psychologists, and self-help gurus insist on it…

Is NOT a Cosmic Rule.

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Accomodating Autism Autism & The Police Opinion Safety Surviving

Opinion: Autists Need Safety from Cops… Not ID Papers

We autists aren’t the problem.

Killer cops are.

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Accomodating Autism Autism & The Police Meltdowns Opinion Safety

Groton City Council Takes Autistic Safety Seriously… But… Won’t Be Enough.

No human services should be delivered by someone packing a gun…

There’s no excuse for deadly mistakes… delivering human services.

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Accomodating Autism Autism & The Police Dangers Opinion

Share: What It’s Like to Be Autistic in Jail.

This … https://nativeofnowheredotblog.wordpress.com/2018/05/08/what-its-like-to-be-autistic-and-in-jail/ To read more about this important issue: Autism & the Police.

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Accomodating Adult Beverage Autism Special Interests (SpIns)

Drinking while Autistic: Vanilla Cream-Tini 🥃🥂

Holiday gatherings difficult…?

These should sweeten the situation…

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Accomodating Adult Autism Safety Sensory Processing Shutdowns Special Interests (SpIns) Surviving

UPDATE: “Designing My Home Around Adult Autism”

G-d I hate  my autism today…

Listen, I screwed up big-time. So I went off on a rant….

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#AutisticJoy Accomodating Adult Autism Sensory Processing Surviving

Designing My Home Around Adult Autism: 7 Principles

As an autist, I am challenged managing space, time, mind, heart, body, and above all… energy.

I need my home to work with me, for me… and what I do in my life… instead of the other way around.

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#AutisticJoy Accomodating Autism Communication Friendship Masking Social Verbal Written

Coming Out Autistic: Chat with an Old Friend

Mebbe the hardest, weirdest  thing about coming out autistic? Telling folks who knew me many years ago.

Before ANY of us figured out I’m #ActuallyAutistic…

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50 Shades Accomodating Autism Communication Sensory Processing Symptoms Verbal Written

50 Shades of Autistic Thinking, Pt 2: Verbal Processing

What could be more basic to human experience than…
Speech…?

Mebbe, just mebbe… I’m not precisely… human.

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#AutisticJoy Accomodating Adult Autism Family Friendship Late Diagnosis Surviving Symptoms Top Articles ⭐

Note to a Younger Autistic Friend… 👴📝📬

Sweetie…

Sometimes it doesn’t pay to be autistic…

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#AutisticJoy Accomodating Adult Autism Family Friendship Neurodiversity Opinion Parenting Surviving Symptoms Talk

Autism & Love…

Big topic.

Let’s try talking…

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Accomodating Anxiety Autism Meltdowns Shutdowns Symptoms Top Articles ⭐

Managing My Autism… A Personal Panic List

When the fog of meltdown comes on, I can’t think of what to do in that moment… to just deal….

So I made a little list…

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#AutisticJoy Accomodating Autism Communication Special Interests Symptoms Theory of Mind Top Articles ⭐

On Autism, Personality & Being in the Flow…

Autistic joy is hard to explain to another person. Pretty much ANY non-autistic person.

And trying to… drags me into Deep Philosophical Waters…

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Accomodating Aspergers Autism Meltdowns Parenting Symptoms

Inside an Autistic Meltdown… I  D i s a p  p  e   a   r    . . .

When I experience a meltdown, whether it manifests as panic attack, “autistic rage,” or shutting down…

For a while, the “me” I’m accustomed to being… disappears.

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Accomodating Autism Late Diagnosis

#ActuallyAutistic. But Desperately Trying to Reach You…

My apologies. I write like a 50s movie voiceover stuck in the wrong century.

But I’m desperately trying to tell you something…

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Accomodating Autism Communication Friendship Social Written

How to Stop Worrying & Be #ActuallyAutistic on Facebook

I have difficulty communicating… back & forth in a written conversation. Just as much, maybe worse, as I do face to face…

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Accomodating Autism Autobiography Communication Symptoms Theory of Mind

#Neurotypicals? Know What This #ActuallyAutistic REALLY Hates About Em…?

Why, oh WHY, does their Theory of Mind CONVINCE them, despite all my assurances, that my Resting Bitch Face more accurately portrays my inner being than…

My plain, spoken English…?