Tuesday, April 2, 2013

Autism Acceptance from the University of Virginia

"We autistics do not need your awareness. We walk these grounds every day. We are your fellow students, professors, friends and so on. We function quite well, and unless we identify ourselves as autistic to you, you will never know that we’re here. What we need is acceptance. Fortunately for me during my time here at the University of Virginia I have been met with open arms and acceptance from all my fellow students and professors."

Read the rest here:


http://www.cavalierdaily.com/article/2013/04/acceptance-not-awareness

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