AUTISTIC NICK AND HIS ANXIETY RASH

AUTISTIC NICK AND HIS ANXIETY RASH I tried everything to take my mind off it, in the car journey to work yesterday. I didn’t once think of the word FACE MASK. I chatted with my support worker about anything and everything I could think of during our 45-minute car journey to my place of work.… Continue reading AUTISTIC NICK AND HIS ANXIETY RASH

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

HOW AUTISTIC NICK JUGGLES ANXIETY, STRESS AND HIS EMOTIONS

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HOW AUTISTIC NICK JUGGLES ANXIETY, STRESS AND HIS EMOTIONS I hate feeling overwhelmed to the point of dealing with my emotions. It doesn’t usually take much to trigger that feeling, it can come from a conversation, an email, a phone call, or a text message. However, when it occurs it’s not an especially nice and… Continue reading HOW AUTISTIC NICK JUGGLES ANXIETY, STRESS AND HIS EMOTIONS

AUTISTIC NICK MAKES A PHONE CALL

AUTISTIC NICK MAKES A PHONE CALL FUN FACT - Alexander Graham Bell born March 3, 1847 – August 2, 1922) was a Scottish-born inventor, scientist, and engineer. FUN FACT He is credited with inventing and patenting the first practical telephone. FUN FACT He also co-founded the American Telephone and Telegraph Company (AT&T) in 1885. FUN FACT I hate making… Continue reading AUTISTIC NICK MAKES A PHONE CALL

HOW I DEALT WITH AUTISTIC FATIGUE AND A BURNOUT

HOW I DEALT WITH AUTISTIC FATIGUE AND A BURNOUT Recently during a story pitch meeting for an upcoming article that I pitched an idea that I thought wouldn’t affect me. The subject matter was confronting but I brushed it off and thought nothing of it. It wasn’t until last Friday when it all hit me… Continue reading HOW I DEALT WITH AUTISTIC FATIGUE AND A BURNOUT