Autism: How To Handle Routine Changes Whilst In Quarantine

For the past month, we've been living in very different times. With shops empty, restaurants closed, and people being encouraged to stay in their homes, everybody has had to adapt to a "new normal" way of living. For autistic people, these changes can be exceptionally stressful due to our reliances on routines and familiarity. Autism … Continue reading Autism: How To Handle Routine Changes Whilst In Quarantine

Why Autistic People Develop Special Interests / “Obsessions”

If you've ever interacted with an autistic person, chances are you've found out they have a certain topic that they could talk about forever. You've probably even asked yourself, "How do they not seem to get bored talking about it?" Whilst you may see them as "obsessions", we call them special interests. Whilst not all … Continue reading Why Autistic People Develop Special Interests / “Obsessions”