Everyone knows about the five senses: vision, hearing, touch, smell, and taste. But, there are three other senses which might help to explain everything “weird” about you which has gone previously unexplained.
If you have a history of trauma, sensory sensitivities,
Myth: Autistics don’t feel emotions.
As someone with Asperger’s, I can testify to the fact of that being 100% false. My emotions are often overwhelming. My sensory perceptions are often overwhelming. In both cases, they can be debilitating.
I had the privilege of attending the National Science Writers Conference this weekend, which was conveniently about a forty minute drive from where I live. The membership heavily tilts toward science journalists, but theoretically includes anyone in the science communication field, and
At some point,
Starting therapy on the very first day of my university classes in August didn’t seem like a bad idea. No real crisis was happening, as I’ve experienced many times before (you know, like the catastrophic consequences of active alcoholism, an eating