Category: Understanding Autism

  • So realized something at the Dentist today

    So background. Recently we switched from a child dentist (I know 30 is very late to switch but they kept me longer because of the autism) The dentist not only found a way I could actually brush my teeth but as we went for fillings today did something else great! See in the past the…

  • Understanding Autism: On Obsessions and Special Interests

    Hello all. Today I’m talking about Special Interests To those of you who don’t know the term; A Special Interest basically refers to something someone with autism is VERY interested in. They have an intense focus on and take comfort in whatever it is. We often become experts on our special interests. Or just enjoy…