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Autism and the use of language
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Autism and the use of language

The use of language in relation to autism is a very controversial topic at the moment.  Naturally people feel very strongly about which words are offensive, and which aren’t, and how somebody with autism should be referred to. There are lots of words and ph...
Survey by National Autistic Society found half of adults with autism have been “abused by someone they trusted as a friend”
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Survey by National Autistic Society found half of adults with autism have been “abused by someone they trusted as a friend”

The National Autistic Society (NAS) - have today launched their 'Careless Campaign,' The NAS state on their Facebook Page: 'With a consultation under way on the government's new criteria for eligibility for adults to access social care, we're deeply concern...