Recruitment whilst autistic!

Just over two years after learning that I’m autistic I am still on a journey, one which feels like it’s going to continue for the foreseeable future. Having that awareness and having learnt a lot about myself - some welcome, some not! - is currently a mixed blessing. About a year ago I had my … Continue reading Recruitment whilst autistic!

Two years in

So, it’s now 2 years since I learned that I am autistic. I didn’t anticipate writing about this anniversary until I realised how much things have changed since last year. My first reflection now seems so long ago and represents such a different place, psychologically, to where I am now. Not that things aren’t still … Continue reading Two years in

Functioning labels

This is something that I've been thinking about lately. Partly because it's something I'm still learning about but also after a recent conversation. As I've said before, I instinctively dislike the High/Low functioning labels because who wants to be labelled low functioning? - it's not appropriate or fair or respectful but some people still use … Continue reading Functioning labels