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The Difference Between Meltdowns and Shutdowns

If you’ve heard of autism, you’ve heard of autistic meltdowns. They’re often the part of autism that people mistake for being ‘bad behaviour’, even though that couldn’t be anything further from the truth. However, if you’ve heard of autism, you probably haven’t heard of autism shutdowns. It’s a relatively new phrase used in the autistic community […]

5 Tips Guaranteed To Develop Your Reading Habits

I’ve begun talking about the books I’ve been reading lately as part of monthly wrap–ups. On both blog posts, I’ve received several comments from others who wish that they could read more. I completely understand the difficulty that comes with introducing reading back into your schedule. Although I don’t make new year’s resolutions, reading more […]