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26 Things I Know for Sure About Raising a Child With Autism

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Autism Fact - we do not lack empathy ... only cognitive empathy and that's totally different to affective and compassionate empathy which is what you are thinking of when you read or hear the word empathy!

People can literally be physically exhausting. People drain you as much as if you'd run a 10k race, in August, in 75% humidity. I just wish more NT's were aware of this fact, including Professionals

It's time for us all to listen, learn and accept #autism. Read more here

Some common female autism Myths and Facts. More infographics coming in the future. For more information about female Autism or Asperger Syndrome