Tag Archives: ASD

Autistic with no “special interests”

I’m hoping to hear from anyone on the autism spectrum who can relate to this issue, as it makes me feel like I may not be considered to have an autism spectrum disorder at all, due to the fact that … Continue reading

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Yesterday’s debilitating, embarassing panic attack

I don’t want to sound like a stuck record, but I’m really really really struggling.  I had a particularly awful day yesterday, which led to one of the worst panic attacks that I’ve had in a while. I went to … Continue reading

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Not trying hard enough?

When I give up, I wonder how many people will say that I didn’t try hard enough or that I somehow had other options and just gave up on some sort of whim borne out of temporary despair?   I do … Continue reading

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Referred to the wrong place (yet again)

I received a letter today from the NHS operated mental health organization that I’d been told to ‘self refer’ to by my GP telling me that they are unable to help me, as they are only commissioned to treat ‘low … Continue reading

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