In addition, autistic brains have difficulty knowing what to focus on in a way that differs from ADHD (I am one of the lucky ones with both). We have difficulty knowing what to look at or what is important. The problem isn’t distraction as much as information overload. If your article is full of colorful pictures and different fonts, for lack of a better phrase, I wa…
I know there's a lot of overlap, but I haven't identified as ASD (yet). I definitely get overloaded with stimulus and information. "Distraction" and "overload" feel similar and I couldn't tell you where one begins and the other one ends.
Perhaps, I have both? (Rhetorical)