What if we removed Part D (the requirement for significant impairments in areas of functioning) from the diagnostic criteria?
Tag: neurological variant
(My Autism Is… (#AutismIs)
… missing things other people see, and seeing things other people miss … both a disability and a superpower … … More
16 Words and phrases you might want to strike from your vocabulary right now, when referring to Asperger’s / autism
Apparently, this is the third post in an unintended-but-happily-accidental series of vocabulary-related posts. The other two can be found here: … More
Asperger’s / autism vocabulary 201 ~ a proposal toward a 21st-century shift
Yesterday, I celebrated six months of awareness of my true nature: I am autistic (Asperger’s). This does not make me … More
Truths about Asperger’s / autism
For the last three posts (Myths about Asperger’s & autism Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3), I droned on … More
Myths about Asperger’s / autism ~ Part 1
I’ve been mulling over this for a long time, and it’s about time I wrote it. This might get long, … More
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