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I did the dishes! Aka, what success means as a neurodivergent person
Have you ever really thought about what the word "success" actually means? I know I hadn't, as it was somewhat programmed into me by our society. As an autistic person who was undiagnosed for most of my life, I tried to understand the world by watching others. So, I...
I’m No Longer “With Autism”
When I first got diagnosed with autism, I didn’t know the difference between a “person with autism” and an “autistic person” or why the puzzle piece wasn’t a good symbol. BUT, from now on, I am an autistic person who is represented by the infinity symbol. Wondering what the distinction is and why it’s so important to me? Read on!
What’s on your plate?
If you know me outside of Full Spectrum View, then you know I am a major foodie! Knowing that, you probably think this post is going to be about food. Well, spoiler alert: it's not, sorry! I will be covering my primarily whole food, plant-based diet in future post and...
Hi, and thanks for visiting!
My name is Steph, and I am the writer, editor, developer, scheduler, and “everything else-er” of Full Spectrum View. This blog is all about my journey through life as a person on the autism spectrum who wasn’t diagnosed until adulthood. I am sharing my story, the struggles, triumphs, and everything in between, even some general stream of consciousness musings. I have three goals for this site: 1) To give people a better insight into how I view the world as a person with autism; 2) To show other people like me that you’re not alone and hopefully help them not have to go through some of the struggles I have; and 3) To show the world, whether you have autism, care for someone who does, or simply want to know more about it that even being neurodivergent, it is still possible to take a Full Spectrum View of the world!