“WE ARE NOT OK” #TakeTheMaskOff – YouTube

Kieran Rose Published on Nov 14, 2018 Originally created for a conference called 'Autism: living behind the Mask, this is the video representation of The Autistic Advocate's article: "We are not OK" http://www.theautisticadvocate.com/20... Four questions about Masking and Mental Health, answered by the #ActuallyAutistic community, written and collated during #TakeTheMaskOff Content warning for suicide, self … Continue reading “WE ARE NOT OK” #TakeTheMaskOff – YouTube

Opinion: The treatment of autism seems to focus on making non-autistic people feel comfortable around autism rather than making the the person with autism feel comfortable. – Mike’s Blog

I just thought of the PERFECT analogy to explain high-functioning autism and masking to non-autistic people. Imagine you only have a Mac computer and you really need to use a program exclusive to W… Source: Opinion: The treatment of autism seems to focus on making non-autistic people feel comfortable around autism rather than making the … Continue reading Opinion: The treatment of autism seems to focus on making non-autistic people feel comfortable around autism rather than making the the person with autism feel comfortable. – Mike’s Blog