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Autism and Anxiety – Part 3 – tips for dealing with anxiety.
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Autism and Anxiety – Part 3 – tips for dealing with anxiety.

The previous two articles in this series looked at anxiety in people with autism, and how it can affect them. This article will try and look at some of the things that can be done to either stop anxiety, or lessen its impact. The tips might not work for everyo...
Autism and Anxiety – Part 1 – why are people with autism more likely to experience anxiety?
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Autism and Anxiety – Part 1 – why are people with autism more likely to experience anxiety?

Anxiety is something that can affect anyone. It can cause feelings of nervousness, fear and stress, as well as making those that suffer from it physically ill. Anxiety can come in small amounts, or it can be so extreme that those affected can not bring themsel...
Autism and the Criminal Justice System – Part 7 – Mate Crime.
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Autism and the Criminal Justice System – Part 7 – Mate Crime.

First of all what is mate crime?  Well mate crime is when someone, often a person with autism, is manipulated in to committing a crime by someone who they think is their friend.  This often arises as people with autism can find it hard to tell when someone is ...
Autism and Confidence – Part 3 – How can autistic people become more confident?
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Autism and Confidence – Part 3 – How can autistic people become more confident?

It is best to start out by saying that there is no one quick-fix for gaining confidence. But there are a few smaller things that can be done in order to raise confidence levels in certain situations. They might not give an autistic person a huge confidence boo...