"High functioning." "Low functioning." Labels that help us understand and compartmentalize people and behaviour are often misleading when it comes to actual ability to function. Norms and societal expectations (aka, stereotypes) have a funny way of doing that.
We're over halfway through January, which means I'm late to the New Year's post party, but 2015 was a big year. It's taken a little while to narrow it down to three big things I've learned. I hope they resonate with you as we anticipate what's ahead in 2016.