11 Things I’ve Learned Since Being Diagnosed as Autistic

11 things I've learned since being diagnosed as autistic
Source: Metro

If you’re diagnosed with Autistic Spectrum Disorder, you’re already well aware that you see the world differently from those not on the spectrum.  

And because ASD is a ‘spectrum’ condition, everyone who has it is different. The clichéd (but still very true) saying is that ‘once you’ve met one person with autism…you’ve met ONE person with autism’.

With that in mind, any article about it can never be anything other than a very personal viewpoint, but I’m pretty sure anyone with ASD in any form will recognise a lot of the things I grumble about on this list.

Note – some people prefer ‘person with autism’, but I go with ‘autistic’ most of the time. My condition, my choice! Click here to read the rest of the story


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