Day: January 2, 2019

  • The Problem with Autism Functioning Labels – Autistic Mama

    The Problem with Autism Functioning Labels – Autistic Mama

    ‘Is he high or low functioning?’ It happens almost every time without fail. I’m talking to a mom at the park or a grocery store clerk. I mention that A-Man is autistic because it naturally fits the conversation, and immediately the question comes. High or low functioning? What an odd question to ask a stranger. […]

  • Please Stop Complaining About Your Autistic Children – Autistic Mama

    Please Stop Complaining About Your Autistic Children – Autistic Mama

    Dear Autism Moms… Please stop complaining about your autistic children… It’s harmful to your children and the entire autistic community. Everyone has bad days, but this post outlines why to stop complaining about your autistic children and what you can do instead! Source: Please Stop Complaining About Your Autistic Children – Autistic Mama