https://autismawareness.com/wp-content/uploads/Adult-Autism1.jpg 715 1280 Rachel L. MacAulay https://autismawareness.com/wp-content/uploads/autism-awareness-logo-340-156-300x71.png Rachel L. MacAulay2016-07-29 16:04:232016-07-29 16:04:23It Was Never Just a Steak: Date Night as an Adult With Autism
It Was Never Just a Steak: Date Night as an Adult With Autism
Laura James, a journalist with autism, has learned to navigate the world as best she can. Going out to dinner, she says, “works best when I have a number of rules in place.” These include: knowing the restaurant well, knowing the menu well, and knowing what she’s going to order before she even gets there. But what happens when she and her husband go to a new restaurant?
Watch the video to see how a nice night out can become overwhelming for somebody with autism. Would you cope as well as Laura has learned to?
Rachel L. MacAulay
Founder at Challa & Haggis
Avid reader, lapsed wanderer, reformed cynic, and sometime cyclist. Believes laughter really is the best medicine.
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