This post from Chavisory, stopped me in my tracks. How many of these comments have I heard?
“Why do we have to pathologize everything?”
“Why can’t we just appreciate people for who they are?”
“I don’t want to label my child.”
“Labels are for soup cans.”
“But everyone has quirks.”
“Didn’t we just use to have a broader conception of normal?”
“Aren’t we all just human?”
A great post on this subject here.