There is one thing in life that is inevitable and also the cause of most of my anxieties and frustration. Change. Not the stuff you keep in your pockets though, I am referring to change as in a situation changing. There are changes to everyone’s lives that can ruin an entire day. Like if you… Continue reading When good change goes bad
Theory of mind. It is a widely debated subject, by professionals, parents and autistic people themselves. Personally, I feel that the words make sense and that I do indeed suffer from an impairment of ToM. As I have grown older however, my Theory of Mind skills have improved significantly. I still remember the day, two… Continue reading Don’t you think that if I were wrong, I’d know it?
One of the parts of my autism is that I get intense obsessions. I have been like this ever since I was a child. I have always noticed the intensity of my obsession is a lot stronger than most of my peers and that I am more likely to continue liking the same thing for… Continue reading The curse of the obsession
Hello to everyone. My name is Lucy. I have a diagnosis of autism, Tourettes, ADHD, Hypermobility syndrome and OCD. I know that’s a lot of labels! I live in Bedfordshire. I am going to write about various aspects of living with my four conditions including the challenges and the good parts. I hope you find… Continue reading Introducing myself