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This Is How Autistic Children See The World

"I'm not naughty, I'm autistic."

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Autism makes verbal and nonverbal communication difficult, as well as social interaction. However, many onlookers see autistic behavior as a "difficult" child. Here's a glimpse into what the world looks like though the eyes of someone affected by autism.

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For starters, environmental stimulation can be extremely stress-inducing.

And when things start to feel out of control, that can lead to panic, anger, or sadness.

While this may seem like a difficult way to take in the world, one in 68 children are on the Autism spectrum, according to the Centers for Disease Control.

So, before you make a snap judgment about someone, consider how the world might look through their eyes.

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