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Positives of autism series

Published: September 19, 2021
Last updated on September 19, 2021

The Positives of autism series is a 3-part series on acknowledging our autistic advantages, and adopting a more positive perspective on being autistic. Click on one of the titles below to explore the series.


Seeing autism in
a positive light

A ‘Super Autism’ shield, radiating light.

Here I describe how I came to shift my perspective
on being autistic, from a focus on my challenges
to a more advantage-driven perspective.

What we experience
is not who we are

A ‘Super Autism’ shield, radiating light.

Here I describe common obstacles in adopting
a more positive view on autism, and how we tend to
confuse our negative experiences with who we are.

The bright side
of being autistic

A ‘Super Autism’ shield, radiating light.

Here I list some of the more positive or wondrous
aspects of being autistic, in celebration of the fact
that our differences can become our assets.

A ‘Super Autism’ shield.


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Although our content is generally well-researched
and substantiated, or based on personal experience,
note that it does not constitute medical advice.


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