Category Archives: Visual Supports

Excerpt From Paper Words: Discovering and Living with My Autism

I remember with fondness my institutional social worker and some of my favorite aides who began group therapy sessions with a handful of girls on my ward.  The topic was often the same – FEELINGS.

I understood feelings intellectually, knowing their labels and their definitions.  I also began to realize that the way I perceived the world – through the movements and sounds of colors –

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