HOW AUTISTIC NICK IS ATTEMPTING TO COPE WITH WEARING A FACE MASK

HOW AUTISTIC NICK IS ATTEMPTING TO COPE WITH WEARING A FACE MASK A can of coke sits inside a cold fridge. The can remains unopened. An average day plays out. Nothing is happening, apart from the hot sun shining. The humidity is high, but all is quiet. Then the news comes on and a mandatory… Continue reading HOW AUTISTIC NICK IS ATTEMPTING TO COPE WITH WEARING A FACE MASK

How Autistic Nick Attempts to Process His Autistic Emotions

How Autistic Nick Attempts To Process His Autistic Emotions Being angry and emotional is not something that I have felt in a long time. It can be hard for me to process my anger when a situation arises that I have no control over. I feel like I am alone, and I am often unsure… Continue reading How Autistic Nick Attempts to Process His Autistic Emotions

AUTISTIC NICKS PREPARES TO GO CHRISTMAS SHOPPING

AUTISTIC NICKS PREPARES TO GO CHRISTMAS SHOPPING Christmas is literally around the corner and this year I am determined not to repeat myself by heading out on a Saturday in a 34-degree heat. As soon as I stepped out of the car (I was with a support worker) and the hot fiery heat had slapped… Continue reading AUTISTIC NICKS PREPARES TO GO CHRISTMAS SHOPPING

AUTISTIC NICK QUESTIONS HIS COMMUNICATION SKILLS

How to talk to an autistic person

AUTISTIC NICK QUESTIONS HIS COMMUNICATION SKILLS AN OPINION PIECE Recently I have begun to question my ability to communicate with people and in turn question my Autism. For what seems like weeks now I feel like I have lost the ability to communicate how I’m feeling and have been struggling to get my point of… Continue reading AUTISTIC NICK QUESTIONS HIS COMMUNICATION SKILLS

HOW AUTISTIC NICK DEALT WITH BEING OVERWHELMED

Anxiety

HOW AUTISTIC NICK DEALT WITH BEING OVERWHELMED AN OPINION PIECE Last week I was feeling extremely overwhelmed after I had to deal with the Department of Transport here in WA. Firstly, I didn’t ever think that I would ever write a blog post about the DOT (Department of Transport) and secondly, I underestimated how it… Continue reading HOW AUTISTIC NICK DEALT WITH BEING OVERWHELMED

AUTISTIC NICK NEARLY HAS A SHUT DOWN.

AUTISTIC NICK NEARLY HAS A SHUT DOWN. This week I very nearly had an Autistic shut down. I came extremely close that it scared me. I honestly could feel that my entire body was on the verge of shutting itself down. Unlike last time https://autisticnick.com/2021/01/11/how-autistic-nick-dealt-with-a-shut-down/. I found myself being able to see the signs. Signs… Continue reading AUTISTIC NICK NEARLY HAS A SHUT DOWN.