Sarcasm: ‘The use of irony to mock or convey contempt’ Joke: ‘A thing that someone says to cause amusement or laughter, especially a story with a punchline’ Metaphor: ‘a figure of speech in which a word or phrase is applied to an object or action to which it is not literally applicable.’ Figure of speech: … More No, I really don’t get it!
Auditory Processing Disorder (APD) (AKA Central Auditory Processing Disorder) can be a disorder in its own right, or it can be as a symptom or part of another condition. Not every autistic person has APD, but it is quite common amongst autistic people. So what is APD. Well it is a difficulty processing sounds in … More Auditory Processing Disorder
‘Self-stimulatory behaviour, known as stimming’ Stimming is something done to calm, stimulate and express one’s emotions. It is most prevalent in autistic people, but also people with ADHD, SPD, anxiety and various other disabilities may stim. Although on a minor level everyone regardless of disability stims. Ever clicked your pen in a meeting or lesson? … More Stimming