Executive function (EF) is a broad term that refers to the cognitive processes that help us regulate, control and manage our thoughts and actions.
Category: Related Conditions
I've always been prone to disturbed sleep, frequent waking, and - occasionally - night terrors. They come and go in spells, usually and rather obviously exacerbated by stress.
ASMR is an experience that has been compared with auditory-tactile synesthesia.
Alexithymia is the inability to express emotions or to understand others’ emotions.
I've always been a bit hazy on the difference between Stimming and Fidgeting...
Maladaptive daydreaming is a psychological concept describing an extensive fantasy activity that replaces human interaction and/or interferes with academic, interpersonal, or vocational functioning.
Passing and masking are two words used to describe when a neuroatypical person appears to be acting neurotypical, and no one realises they have are neuroatypical. I used to think I was fairly good at that.