Pinterest • The world’s catalog of ideas

Understanding High Functioning Autism

Autism Spectrum Disorders can be...well confusing. No two children are alike. No two cases are the same. Doctors are still figuring out the ins and outs of the spectrum. Misinformation is plentiful. It can definitely be a beautiful mess to navigate.

2.1k
236
1

9 Reasons Why "High Functioning" Autism Is So Challenging

High functioning autism may sound like a mild disorder, but it can be extremely challenging. Find out why.

537
66
1

Day 299: World Autism Awareness Day

Good reminder to look at the world through the eyes of a child who struggles with sensory issues.... compassion

9
2

9 Reasons Why "High Functioning" Autism Is So Challenging

78
9

How my brain sometimes ... oh, maybe mostly works ... On = utterly obsessed. Off = uninterested ;-D

165
33
1

Do you have a child with high functioning autism? It can be exhausting, overwhelming, and lonely. Here’s two important things to think about that will encourage you and help renew your perspective.

16
3

What is high - functioning autism? In my house it's being able to identify 200 types of airplanes, but not being able to blow your nose. Autism Odysseys

397
70
1