“Sometimes, people assume that my whole life is about my disability.”
“People were telling me that I didn’t belong and I couldn’t code in a dress.”
“They are here because of the right attributes.”
“The best thing for parents is to make sure they educate themselves as much as possible.”
Having a conversation with a person with special needs and disabilities isn’t different from talking to anyone else.
“My disability and mental health can be mutually exclusive sometimes.”
“I stopped looking at my son and seeing a big red autism banner.”
“I know that dealing with something so hard has made me a better person in the long run.”
Our personal biases and stereotypes can harm and influence children.