About autism

Hier vind je een overzicht van artikelen over autisme bij meisjes en vrouwen, in het Engels.


Ballet could be a home for autistic dancers like me

“Watch your thumbs,” the ballet teacher said, and I looked toward my left thumb, held

“No you’re not” – a portrait of autistic women

´When a woman discloses that she’s autistic, the reaction is often, “But you don’t look

8 Signs of Autism in Women

‘Autism is frequently misunderstood, and that’s especially true in women. Many women with undiagnosed autism go their

10 Signs of Autism in Women

Here are some of the primary symptoms. ´Women with autism tend to present differently than

Supporting women with autism spectrum disorder

‘It’s not often you see someone with autism spectrum disorder in mainstream media. And when

I was told only boys could be autistic’

‘Jasmine Ghibli was diagnosed with autism at two years old in America. The diagnosis was

It all made sense when we found out we were autistic

‘About 700,000 people in the UK are on the autism spectrum, according to the National

Autism Risk: Why Are Girls More Protected From Diagnosis?

‘Jennifer and Sarah Ross are 6-year-old twins, but they couldn’t be more different. Jennifer is

How Getting an Autism Diagnosis as an Adult Opened Up a New World for Me

‘I never knew why, but I knew I didn’t fit in. Other people seemed to

Autism—It’s different in girls

‘New research suggests the disorder often looks different in females, many of whom are being


‘We provide comprehensive news and analysis of advances in autism research. Through our work, we

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