Read real life stories about various aspects of life, which adults on the autism spectrum have shared with us in order to help others.

If you would like to tell your story, please send an email to Your Autism Magazine, as we no longer accept stories for the website. For impartial advice, contact our Autism Helpline.


Simon's story

Asperger syndrome: suddenly everything made sense


Alex's story

Reading crisis point


Andy's story

Growing up undiagnosed


Karen's story

Being an autistic parent


An anonymous story

Adjusting to school life


Andre's story

Diagnosis: taking control


Danny's story

Education and transitions


Sienna's story

Working from home


Read more stories from autistic adults about growing older on the autism spectrum.