Language & Autism: What You Say Matters

Autistic blogger Paddy-Joe Moran wrote this excellent piece on the impact of language, especially when used by health care professionals. To demonstrate understanding & empathy as well as change the overall autism conversation to a more accepting one, check out his tips
(And if your initial urge is to correct my lack of person-first language, please check out the link!) 

http://www.theguardian.com/social-care-network/social-life-blog/2015/feb/11/language-autism-social-care-professionals