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Working with Autism (Part I): Facing Down Discrimination

I started by writing what I thought would be a simple article about things that can make it harder for us (people with autism or autistics if you will) to succeed at work. Over

By | April 23rd, 2018|Categories: Adult, Her Life's Work, Her Purpose, Teen, Young Adult|Tags: , |Comments Off on Working with Autism (Part I): Facing Down Discrimination

The Most Important Similarity between Accommodations and Competitive Advantage

In the world of issues like autism, ADD/ADHD, mental illness, physical illness/disability, terms like “504 plan,” “IEP,” and “accommodations” are commonplace. As a multi-outcome-single-tasker, however, I want to suggest that along that same vein

By | January 9th, 2018|Categories: Adult, Her Education, Her Life's Work, Her Purpose, Her Style, Middle School, Teen, Young Adult|Tags: , |Comments Off on The Most Important Similarity between Accommodations and Competitive Advantage

Life with Autism: Celebrate What You Are Actually Doing!

Have you ever felt just totally defeated when you were in a time of crisis, or maybe every day felt like a crisis? Or maybe you have found yourself telling a friend or family

By | November 27th, 2017|Categories: Her Life's Work, Her Purpose, Her Style, Herself|2 Comments

9 Essentials for Creating a Life You Love with Her Autism

You are so important to me. You are why I created Her Autism. Because I care about YOU! Your struggles matter to me. That maybe I could help you avoid going through all of

By | October 23rd, 2017|Categories: Her Purpose, Her Relationships, Her Style, Herself|Tags: , , |Comments Off on 9 Essentials for Creating a Life You Love with Her Autism

Taking Care of Yourself When You are Hanging by a Thread

With autism comes a lot of other stuff. It can be truly hard to find time for taking care of yourself. I've written a post on comorbidity (disorders that occur frequently

By | September 19th, 2017|Categories: Her Home, Her Purpose, Herself|Tags: , |Comments Off on Taking Care of Yourself When You are Hanging by a Thread

7 Traits High Functioning Autists Should Rely On to Drive Them to Success!

Some of the traits listed here are highly visible and commonly associated with high functioning autism. Others may be invisible to the outside observer, but I think most of you autists will see yourselves here. These