#TakeTheMaskOff Diagnosis/Self awareness – How does it impact masking?

My diagnosis was like a light, illuminating parts of me that I’d hidden in the darkness. #TakeTheMaskOff

#AutisticMythBusters – An Autistic Perspective on Eye Contact – #TakeTheMaskOff

#AutisticMythBusters – An #ActuallyAutistic Perspective on Eye Contact #Autism #TakeTheMaskOff

#ActuallyAutistic #Autism #Neurodiversity

An Autistic Perspective #TakeTheMaskOff – Masking, Mental Health, & Burnout

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.

An Autistic Perspective – Communication Styles

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?