Spectrum Stories: Camouflaging autism traits

In this episode, host Jacob Brogan explores how and why some women try to hide their autism. There are benefits to keeping the condition concealed, but this camouflaging comes with psychological costs.

By Jacob Brogan
26 February 2018 | 1 min read
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Illustration by John Hersey
Illustration by John Hersey
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