Editor’s note: After publication, information about how the label, Pathological Demand Avoidance, is being used in ways that harm autistic people and especially children, was brought to our attention.  We are working to revise this article to reflect that information. 
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Thinking alone

For many people with an Autism Spectrum Neurology, anxiety is a constant companion.  Confiding in others when our anxiety compounds– especially for a specific problem– can be difficult, even with someone we trust.

Thinking alone

For the last couple of years I … Read more ““Why didn’t you tell me?”  – On why anxiety stops us from sharing our struggles.”