Invisible Illness
Published in

Invisible Illness

Adult Diagnosis of Autism is Happening Every Day

Learn the signs so you can help guide others

Photo courtesy of Matheus Ferreiro of Unsplash

Over the past year, (like many others whose articles that I have read here) I learned that I am most likely on the spectrum. It explains why I struggled so much as a child and went completely inward. The world just felt too complex and difficult for me. I can empathize with the accounts of others that had a




We don't talk enough about mental health.

Recommended from Medium

The problem with disability studies and sexual assault

My Disability Story Isn’t For Your Catharsis

I Love My Disability, But I Hate My Wheelchair

Vestibular Impairment in a Time of Pandemic

When Chronic Illness Has You “Playing Scared”

A young woman with a sad expression on her face hugging herself tightly.

My Shocking Discovery at 58 Years Old That I Have Autism

What Does Identity Language Choice Mean for an Autistic?

Dyslexia: A Mother and Son’s Journey

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Amy Parmar

Amy Parmar

IT manager. I love a cozy couch and some good reading.

More from Medium

Feeling Trapped in Relationships

Trauma from Teaching

A Better Path for Psychology (4/4)

The Torture, The Dishonor, The Injustice