10 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About Autism

It’s an unfortunate reality that mental illness and neuro-developmental conditions are often much less respected and validated than physical illnesses for the simple reason that they can’t be seen or diagnosed with a screening or a blood test. However, what many people don’t realize is that these “invisible” disabilities can be as debilitating as physical… Continue reading 10 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About Autism

My Autism Diagnosis at Age 25

Photo by Alexander Shustov on Unsplash I've always known that something was different about me. And not in the I’m-growing-up-and-everyone’s-weird kind of way, either. It’s also very possible — no, very probable — that the people close to me picked up on it, too. Growing up, I was that quiet girl who was always told to “speak up” and to “not be… Continue reading My Autism Diagnosis at Age 25