A NEW TV SHOW ABOUT AUTISM IS COMING-BUT JUST HOW INVOLVED IN THE PROCESS ARE WE? OPINION PIECE This week I read an online article that screamed good news from the TV industry. What could it be I wondered and hastily clicked onto the article. It said in the 300-word piece that Jason Katims had… Continue reading A NEW TV SHOW ABOUT AUTISM IS COMING-BUT JUST HOW INVOLVED IN THE PROCESS ARE WE?
HOW I'VE BEEN DEALING WITH MY EMOTIONS During a development project that I am currently involved with I began to notice that my emotions that I have a hard time showing were coming to the surface, at first I tried to ignore it, not because I wanted to not express those feelings but because I… Continue reading HOW I’VE BEEN DEALING WITH MY EMOTIONS
AUTISTIC NICK’S WEEK This week I took my own advice, yes, I actually went back and read a blog post that I had written all about triggers and what to do when that happens. I was as amazed as you are right now. It was a combination of things really, stemming from a development project… Continue reading AUTISTIC NICK’S WEEK
AUTISTIC NICK HIRES AN EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGIST Since towards the end of last year I have been without a PT. I hadn’t at that point been accepted onto the NDIS and alas I didn’t have any funding to move forward with the PT.Once I had been accepted onto the NDIS and been allocated the appropriate funding… Continue reading AUTISTIC NICK HIRES AN EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGIST
How to Make a Calming Down Corner Remaining calm becomes difficult when people are flooded with emotions or stimuli. Calming down corners provide a safe place to relax and process upsetting feelings and events. People who experience difficulties processing sensory information, such as autistic people, those with sensory processing disorder (SPD), or highly sensitive people,… Continue reading How to Make a Calming Down Corner
HOW MY ANXIETY TRIGGERS AFFECTED MY AUTISM For the past month or so my anxiety has been triggered whilst I have been working on a development project. At first, I didn’t pay much attention to the signs that were being presented to me. I brushed them off and thought nothing of it. But as I… Continue reading HOW MY ANXIETY TRIGGERS AFFECTED MY AUTISM