A late diagnosis of autism can be affirming as well as confusing. Is it important to go through a formal autism assessment? Do the opinions of other people matter? What does self-diagnosis mean?
World Mental Health Day is more important than ever this year is people struggle to cope with the global pandemic. This year I’m opening up about why I’ve felt like I don’t fit in and I can’t cope with life like everyone else does.
For a long time I’ve been in a work situation that’s not suited me but I’m someone who just keeps my head down and gets on with it. But here’s how things built up and my self esteem got ground down.