Tag: Adults

Defend Your Tokens, Even When You’re Feeling Fine

Defend Your Tokens, Even When You’re Feeling Fine
November 2, 2013
Tips

Tokens, or spoons, are a metaphor for the finite mental resources that a spectrumite has to deal with the day’s …Read the Rest

7 Kinds of Silence

7 Kinds of Silence
July 20, 2013
Anecdotes

I don’t know if this is an official term just yet, but I’m what you might call semi-verbal. I can …Read the Rest

Reclaiming Stims

Reclaiming Stims
December 3, 2012
Anecdotes

Stimming is any┬árepetitive self-stimulating behavior. Some of the most well known are rocking, flapping, making sounds, spinning, and many others. …Read the Rest

Getting Under Way

Getting Under Way
November 21, 2012
Uncategorized

After my own recent diagnosis of Asperger’s and a several months long quest of self-discovery, I wanted to do something …Read the Rest