There's an idea that autistic people are uninterested in social relationships, but that isn't true for all. Many are socially motivated, but #autism features — communication difficulties or sensory issues, for eg. — get in the way.
There's an idea that autistic people are uninterested in social relationships, but that isn't true for all. Many are socially motivated, but #autism features — communication difficulties or sensory issues, for eg. — get in the way.
"Many children with autism are socially motivated and genuinely want to develop relationships. However, other factors can get in the way of turning that social motivation into social success."