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The Autism Spectrum According to Autistic People

Autism neurodiversity
Autism neurodiversity

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Autistic Life, Trauma, and Disability

Autistic people are anthropologists by birth in a very literal sense. Trauma and autistic lived experience in Western industrialised societies are very hard to separate.

Review: Sensory Trauma: autism, sensory difference and the daily experience of fear

This qualitative exploration helps us understand how a community of parents and professionals all claiming to be focused on the wellbeing of autistics have come to be at such a divide from autistic advocates themselves, delicately unfolding one of the core phenomenological aspects of the autistic experience that has been hidden in plain sight for so many years.

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Myself

Matthew Rushin explores personal identity and the self in relation to time, the body, and the soul.

Myself

Matthew Rushin explores personal identity and the self in relation to time, the body, and the soul.

Questioning if you could be autistic or otherwise neurodivergent?

We compiled a directory of specialists trained to diagnose autism in adults, organized by city.