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Parents FFS – Stop silencing, speaking over, dismissing, ridiculing, mocking Autistic adults in autism-related FB groups. | Danijela Turner

Another public announcement proudly brought to you by the Hopping Hippy Autistic from Oz (fittingly titled after I was called a ‘hippy’ in one parent group and told I was bringing in my hippy ideas from Australia). Parents FFS – Stop silencing, speaking over, dismissing, ridiculing, mocking Autistic adults in autism-related FB groups. Comparing your […]

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Autistic Seka | I want to talk about autistic inertia which is what occurred to me yesterday. | Danijela Turner

Autistic Seka   English translation in keypoints = The beautiful setting is the beach, 10 minutes drive from our home. It’s a calm day today, very little wind and no rain which is why I’m doing the video outdoors. My ears hurt from wind. You’ve probably noticed I wear headbands around my ears and head […]

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Autistic Seka | Experiencing Anxiety For Two Days & Don’t Know Why | Danijela Turner

English Translation in main key points and statements = I’ve been experiencing anxiety for two days and I don’t know why. This happens to me sometimes. I cannot connect to what emotion I’m feeling but I know it is discomfort. Then I have to think what this discomfort means and why I am feeling this […]

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Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. | International Projects, Greta Thunberg and Martyrs… oh my | Eve Reiland

Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. | International Projects, Greta Thunberg and Martyrs… oh my | Eve Reiland News & Articles Mentioned Greta Thunberg became a climate activist not in spite of her autism, but because of it The 16-year-old climate activist’s radical approach to autism. AUTISTIC INCLUSIVE MEETS WITH EMMA DALMAYNE Autistic Inclusive Meets AIM new organisation for […]

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Autistic Seka | City Shopping, Sensory Over-Stimulation| Danijela Turner

Translation in English. I’m here in the city. I rarely go to the city because I don’t like shopping much but tonight I felt an urge to go. So, I want to show you what happens when I enter some shops and experience sensory over-stimulation. I can’t stay here long but as I enter the […]

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Autistic Seka | Autistic people can be sensitive to the taste, smell, colour and texture of food. | Danijela Turner

  Translation in English of key points. Autistic people can be sensitive to the taste, smell, colour and texture of food.   In this video, I will give you some examples of what you can do with some fruits.   For example, I will not eat bananas which are quite ripe. I don’t like their […]

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Autism Seka | Autism is a neurological difference | Danijela Turner

Translation in English of key points.     Autism is a neurological difference, not an illness or a psychiatric condition.   I am autistic. I was born autistic (genetically-derived). I can and do live a good life but I require support with some things. I can and do learn but it might take me longer […]