What Good is an Autism Diagnosis

Yes, a doctor said I am autistic, but what does that really mean?

What does a late autism diagnosis mean? It means that people ignored your symptoms and didn’t help you.

They made fun of me. Would an autism diagnosis change any of that trauma? Would the teachers have stopped it more? Would I have been in the advanced classes in school?

Cassie Francis

Read the rest on Medium. I can’t post the whole thing here. Per Medium rules.


Want to see a random photo from my park adventures? I think these are hibiscus. I love nature. 90% of the pictures I take are of my dog and nature.

Be back to updates and newsletters when I have time. Probably in mid-August or September.