Episode 2: 'Autism, Masking, Shutdowns and Behaviour"
This episode focuses on:
1) Shutdowns and masking pain
2) Masking and the damage it does
3) Being taught that we need to fit into neurotypical world to get 'better'
4) Masking examples: Eye contact and Stimming
Part TWO focuses on:
1) Masking, Shutdowns of abailities vs Capabilities.
2) Communication and Masking
Check back every two weeks for my updated episodes on this page, or follow me on social media, to watch my new episodes, every friday.
I have recently started filming my very own epsiodes to support my autism activism, in a video series called 'Friday Focus', where I film about the focus of my autism activism, and post my episode on fridays. I hope you enjoy my episodes, and I hope they help in some way
This episode has 3 parts and is a story, based on my experiences, that I wrote about my executive disfunctions and the impact it has on my abilities to do chores and have a social life. These episodes are 'Story Time' - me reading out my stories.
Episode 1 - "Autism, Masking and Unintentional Gaslighting"
My launch video, part 1 focuses on:
1) Unintentional Gaslighting and Masking
2) Misconceptions- Empathy
3) Copying misunderstood emotions and actions
Part TWO focuses on:
1) Alexithymia, Masking and Specialist Interests / Passions
I hope you enjoy my videos and I hope it helps in some way.
Episode 5 and 6
Will explore Autism and
* Mental Health * Mate Crime,
* Gaslighting, * Consent
and * Healthy Relationships.
'Friday Focus' My Autism
Activism Video Series
Disclaimer: I am not an Autistic Spectrums Disorder expert, nor am I a Therapy Professional. Any advice I give is for educational and informational purposes only, and should not be considered professional advice. Professionals, such as teachers, doctors and therapist should be consulted before any life style changes are made, This website, and my services, should not be seen as a replacement for professional diagnosis, medication, or therapy. I refer to myself as a professional; however this is due to my experiences as an individual with an Autistic Spectrum Disorder and not due to my qualifications. Everything on this website is written from experiences and my own personal opinions. I hope to educate and inspire others with my knowledge. I can not guarantee any personal success or results, and will no be held responsible for any lack of success.
Episodes that are coming soon:
Episode 3: 'Autism and School Misconceptions Buster"
Part 1: Do you or your child get judged as NAUGHTY at school?
'Bad' 'Careless' 'Skiver' 'Work Refusual'
Part 2: The difference between MELTDOWNS and TANTRUMS.
Misconceptions: 'Not Trying' 'Helpless' 'Daft'
Part 3 and 4: 'Skiver' 'Bad' 'Poor Attendence'.