Feeling as though I’m broken and abnormal has led to a life of searching for ways to fit in. I’ve now reached a point of being able to accept who I am.
This study automatically pathologised autism but in doing this we miss the positives it brings. Neurodiversity isn’t inherently bad.
World Autism Awareness Day was made for the autism community not by the autism community so it’s fundamentally flawed. We’d rather an acceptance day instead!