Autistic girls, sexuality and vulnerability

One thing not mentioned and often brushed aside is the need and want for acceptance and friends in girls who are autistic. After growing up in an environment of sensory overloads, teasing and watching the popular girls breeze by with apparent ease it can be especially overwhelming to then begin puberty. There are changes that […]

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Inspiring Women with Autism – Liane Holliday Wiley

Liane Holliday Wiley is an author and autism advocate who has written several popular books on autism, including Pretending to be Normal: Living with Asperger’s Syndrome (1999), Asperger Syndrome in the Family: Redefining Normal (2001), Adolescents and Asperger Syndrome in the Adolescent Years: Living with the Ups and Downs and Things in Between (2003), and […]