The story I would like to share is one that I call my own.  It’s a summary of my experiences, and yet it could easily belong to any beautifully-neurodivergent individual.

The following I dedicate to all of those who may … Read more “My Mother Never Told Me: On surviving a lifetime of abuse not knowing I was autistic”

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. 
Read more “Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA) Parenting: Taking You on a Guilt Trip”