A Simple Presentation on Autism and Asexuality

isidia 1 of S. fuliginosa by wanderflechten on Flickr 225x300 A Simple Presentation on Autism and AsexualityI stumbled upon a video the other day which provides a simple way of explaining the “marriage” of two complex components: autism and asexuality.  Each component in itself is mysterious, complex, and at times misunderstood…   that many are often left curious and fascinated by how the two can sometimes blend together.

Even though I am not asexual, I do recall asexual tendencies in certain elements in my past, and therefore I have somewhat of an understanding whenever I have conversations with other autistic individuals who identify as asexual.

There is certainly more to address on autism and asexuality than the content of the slides provided in this 3 minute, 6 second video (which covers asexuality, sexual orientation and gender identity).  However, for those who are just beginning to explore the topic, this slide show presentation is an excellent place to start.

A special thank-you to Craig Thomson (weaveintothewin2) for creating the video!


Also, be sure to check Craig’s other videos in The Autism Survival Manual.


Image Source: wanderflechten

Video source: Autism Survival Manual – Autism and Sexuality by weaveintothewin2

This entry was posted in Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Post a comment or leave a trackback: Trackback URL.
Add Comment Register



Post a Comment

Your email is never published nor shared. Required fields are marked *

*
*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Subscribe without commenting

Content Protected Using Blog Protector By: PcDrome.
Back to Top ↑

Featuring Recent Posts Wordpress Widget development by YD