aspergers · Autism

Please, Don’t Call Me High Functioning

*stands on soap box* I don’t believe in “high” or “low” functioning.  Labeling me as one or the other has become… degrading.  It’s disrespectful and dismissive. A friend of mine recently observed how people talk about “high” and “low” functioning autism as if they’re two different entities.  When really, they’re one and the same.  They’ve evolved to…… Continue reading Please, Don’t Call Me High Functioning