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1 Comment on When Everything is Difficult – World Mental Health Day
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When Everything is Difficult – World Mental Health Day

It seems appropriate, on this World Mental Health Day, to admit that I’m struggling.

0 Comment on Leave my crazy pills alone! 
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Leave my crazy pills alone! 

It took an internal war before I realised that these pills may be something that I would need for the rest of my life – and that that was okay.

0 Comment on “I won’t be ignored!” – Thank You, Chester Bennington
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“I won’t be ignored!” – Thank You, Chester Bennington

I wish I could tell him how he took an angry, lonely, confused little queer autistic girl, and gave her the tools she needed to survive.

0 Comment on Bees In My Brain – on autism, anxiety and reaching breaking point
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Bees In My Brain – on autism, anxiety and reaching breaking point

Do you ever feel like someone has dropped a box of bees in your brain?

2 Comments on In defence of diagnosis
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In defence of diagnosis

Autistic people should not have their inalienable right to diagnosis and support denied because their autism doesn’t present itself in a way that fits into the correct boxes.