Let’s talk about how we can start to take off the mask.
My diagnosis was like a light, illuminating parts of me that I’d hidden in the darkness. #TakeTheMaskOff
#AutisticMythBusters – An #ActuallyAutistic Perspective on Eye Contact #Autism #TakeTheMaskOff
#ActuallyAutistic #Autism #Neurodiversity
I’m a chameleon, an expert masker. I can be fun and playful, or serious and attentive. I can sit still, with proper posture, and give the impression of eye contact. There are many masks, many characters that all require varying skill levels to pull off. Some costumes are more elaborate than others.
A few thoughts on communications styles. Do you find yourself needing to adapt your own communication in order to accommodate other people’s communication styles?
Why #TakeTheMaskOff is Important and why the campaign matters to me.