Invisible Illness
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Invisible Illness

Compliance Makes Us Vulnerable

Neurodivergent people are often expected to show unquestioning obedience

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Like many of us, as a kid I was expected to be quiet and do what I was told. I’ve never been very good at that, mind you, but the message was made abundantly clear: You are a good person if you put your head down, work hard, and don’t make trouble.

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Jillian Enright

Jillian Enright

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She/they. Neurodivergent, 20+ yrs SW & Psych. experience. I write about mental health, neurodiversity, education, and parenting. Founder of Neurodiversity MB.