Set an intention in your heart to discover what it means to be you. Find a therapist that can help you on your authenticity journey. Stay tuned for our annual gathering, Love & Autism, where this year’s theme is all about authenticity—Be-You-tiful. It’s going to be beautiful.
How do you support the development of healthy self-esteem and confidence for autistics if you don’t see that a fundamental part of them has value. The answer is, you don’t. You’ll miss them and they will miss you. It’s human nature.
I think most of us can see glaring inadequacies in the way autistic people are treated in this world. Together we will create a fundamental shift in how we communicate about autism at all levels.
Autistic, allistic, neurodivergent, or neurotypical…all of our children require us to adopt practices where each human being is able to define themselves not by a diagnostic checklist but by their authentic self. Let’s create a world together.