What language do most folks on the spectrum prefer? Identity first (autistic person) or person first (person with autism)? The post Autistic person or person with autism? appeared first on The Other Autism.
What language do most folks on the spectrum prefer? Identity first (autistic person) or person first (person with autism)?
A common and sometimes unspoken myth about autistic individuals is that they are self-absorbed. Here, we talk about three possible origins of this myth. The post Why do some autistic people seem self-absorbed? appeared first on The Other Autism.
A common and sometimes unspoken myth about autistic individuals is that they are self-absorbed. Here, we talk about three possible origins of this myth.
Historically, our understanding of autism has been based on a deficit model. See why this is a problem. The post The deficit model of autism appeared first on The Other Autism.