HOW AUTISTIC NICK COPED WITH GOING INTO A 5 DAY COVID LOCK DOWN

Autistic Lockdown

HOW AUTISTIC NICK COPED WITH GOING INTO A 5 DAY COVID LOCK DOWN Last Sunday the 31st January at 1pm AWST our premier Mark McGowan along with our health minister took to a pre-assembled lectin and addressing the media told us that we were entering into a 5-day COVID lockdown. My heart sank, sweat began… Continue reading HOW AUTISTIC NICK COPED WITH GOING INTO A 5 DAY COVID LOCK DOWN

HOW THIS WEEK AUTSITIC NICK DEALT WITH A CHANGE TO HIS PLANNED ROUTINE

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HOW THIS WEEK AUTSITIC NICK DEALT WITH A CHANGE TO HIS PLANNED ROUTINE As regular readers of this blog know last week, I published an article about a food tour that I was meant to be embarking on this Saturday (7th November 2020). I was really looking forward to it and had booked a support… Continue reading HOW THIS WEEK AUTSITIC NICK DEALT WITH A CHANGE TO HIS PLANNED ROUTINE

AUTISTIC NICK’S FIRST WEEK BACK WORKING ON HIS DEVELOPMENT PROJECT

AUTISTIC NICK’S FIRST WEEK BACK WORKING ON HIS DEVELOPMENT PROJECT As readers of my blog know I recently took an overdue three week mental health break and last Monday it finally dawned on me that I was going back to work on it and frankly I was A) in shock that three weeks had sped… Continue reading AUTISTIC NICK’S FIRST WEEK BACK WORKING ON HIS DEVELOPMENT PROJECT

AUTISTIC NICK’S 2ND WEEK OF HIS MENTAL HEALTH BREAK

AUTISTIC NICK’S 2ND WEEK OF HIS MENTAL HEALTH BREAK This is the second week of me three-week mental health break. After last week’s Zoom meeting with a friend I began to feel a clarity and it was as if ‘A FOG’ had been lifted and I suddenly felt like for the first time since April… Continue reading AUTISTIC NICK’S 2ND WEEK OF HIS MENTAL HEALTH BREAK

AUTISTIC NICK’S MENTAL HEALTH BREAK

AUTISTIC NICK’S MENTAL HEALTH BREAK As regular readers of my blog will know I’ve been working on a development project since April and I had been experiencing a wide range of emotions culminating in me having an Autistic Burn Out. https://autisticnick.com/2020/07/20/autistic-nick-has-an-autistic-burnout/ Since then I emailed the person that I was working with on this project… Continue reading AUTISTIC NICK’S MENTAL HEALTH BREAK

AUTISTIC NICK HAS AN AUTISTIC BURNOUT

AUTISTIC NICK HAS AN AUTISTIC BURNOUT For a few weeks now I’ve been dealing and writing about how a development project was affecting me emotionally and mentally. I had no idea that what I was going through is what’s referred to as ‘An Autistic Burnout’. What is an Autistic Burnout? “An Autistic Burnout is a state… Continue reading AUTISTIC NICK HAS AN AUTISTIC BURNOUT