In A Spectrum


Croydon’s autism army is on the march

Posted on May 3rd, by Paul McDonald in Politics & Society. 1 Comment

Intelligent, confident and assertive: autistic people are ready to participate in their communities, says Paul MacDonald

When the subject of autism arises, why does everyone say, ‘Rain Man! Is that what you mean?’. Everyone seems to remember the film, but it’s a throwaway statement. I have found that awareness of a subject isn’t the same thing as interest in the subject.

That’s why I … Read More »