Food for Thought: Rethinking Things Through An Autistic Filter
“How do I describe a lack of social processing to someone who doesn’t know they do it? How do I describe how much active processing I put in to everyday tasks, which they can happily do on automatic without noticing?”
-from “Rethinking Things Through an Autistic Filter”
In the blogpost “Rethinking Things Through an Autistic Filter,” an individual with autism gives a first person account of the complex thought processes involved in daily interactions with others.