/r/autism/

r/autism

351k members
r/autism is a subreddit with 351k members discussing topics like Autism and Diagnosis. Its distinguishing qualities are that the community is huge in size, and has crazy activity.
Autism news, information and support. Please feel free to submit articles to enhance the knowledge, acceptance, understanding and research of Autism and ASD.

Popular Topics in r/autism

#1

Autism

: "Autism just cost me $30 but it was kind of funny."
98 posts
#2

Diagnosis

: "My friend said that I shouldn't be happy about autism Diagnosis "
14 posts
#3

Relationships

: "My girlfriend told me that my autism gets in the way of sex"
12 posts
#4

Family

: "My Family cannot get my 19 year old autistic sister to care about hygiene and things are only getting worse."
8 posts
#5

Anxiety

: "my therapist says autism and social Anxiety don’t go together"
7 posts
#6

Friendship

5 posts
#7

Sensory

5 posts
#8

Meltdown

: "What do you do when you have an autistic Meltdown?"
5 posts
#9

Support

: "My family cannot get my 19 year old autistic sister to care about hygiene and things are only getting worse."
5 posts
#10

Dating

: "Why is Dating neurotypicals so hard?"
4 posts

Popular Themes in r/autism

#1
Pain & Anger
: "(Update: I'm so scared to no longer be 14. I can't handle it. I can't handle it.) You guys were correct."
46 posts
#2
Advice Requests
: "What do I do when a comfort music artist has been “cancelled”?"
7 posts
#3
Solution Requests
: "If you could give autism a new name. What it would be?"
5 posts
#4
News
: "Parents say they're being advised to call 911 on their own children due to lack of autism supports"
1 post

Member Growth in r/autism

Daily
+274 members(0.1%)
Monthly
+7k members(2.1%)
Yearly
+95k members(36.8%)

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