Autism tantrums, aggressiveness, meltdowns, or distress

Autistic Women Blog 11/2/2020 I am not a doctor. Try any of the following at your own risk. These are just things I’ve tried and bits of information from others and what they have tried. There is no “one size fits all” treatment for autism. Each person is individual and has their own sensitivities. POTENTIALContinue reading “Autism tantrums, aggressiveness, meltdowns, or distress”

Personal account of going through ABA

Autistic Women Blog 10/29/2020 This interview is a really good watch. It gives a first hand account of going through ABA (Applied Behavioral Analysis) as a child. I know I learned a lot from watching it. I also appreciate some of the similarities I have with Jay Jay. She got me with the square pegContinue reading “Personal account of going through ABA”

Emotional Awareness Tool

Autistic Women Blog 10/29/2020 It can be hard sometimes to identify what you are feeling. Sometimes it’s just hard to express them even when you know what you are feeling. For this reason autistic people can sometimes be mistaken as being emotionless and robotic. Well, The Gottman Institute has a free printable emotion wheel. ThisContinue reading “Emotional Awareness Tool”

My childhood uniform

Autistic Women Blog 10/26/2020 I have always liked for my socks to fit tight, even if they weren’t fashionable. Even now I like tight socks. I have also had issues with sleeve length and pant leg length. Tank tops are my favorite shirts. I can’t do 3/4 sleeve shirts. I also can’t do Capri pants.Continue reading “My childhood uniform”

Autism Help Hotline

Autistic Women Blog 10/18/2020 The Autism Help Hotline webpage says that they can help you find resources in your area from anywhere in the world. If you are having a hard time finding help, they may be able to help you. Reach out to them. The more information you have, the more you canContinue reading “Autism Help Hotline”

Yo Samdy Sam

Autistic Women Blog 10/17/2020 YouTube is a great resource for finding people who have autism and are willing to share their stories with others. Yo Samdy Sam is one of those channels. She is a woman with autism. According to her “about” section she is from the Netherlands. Her videos are candid, honest, open,Continue reading “Yo Samdy Sam”

Autistic Tyla

Autistic Women Blog 10/17/20 YouTube is a great resource for finding people who have autism and are willing to share their stories with others. Autistic Tyla is one of those channels. Autistic Tyla is a fairly new creator but her videos are great. She is from the United Kingdom. She is honest and candidContinue reading “Autistic Tyla”