Who Else Wants These Favorite Autism Books?

“The book you don’t read won’t help.”  ~Jim Rohn Do you sometimes struggle knowing what books to read next?  I typed “autism books” into my Amazon search bar, and came up with 16,678 books! Do you sometimes struggle with the question, “Why Read?”  I mean, there are so many other ways to learn about autism […]

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Parenting Advice From Autism Parents

I remember one of the first nights after bringing my son, David, home. I was running on pure adrenaline. But I hadn’t anticipated how tired I would be without sleep, and selfish I can be when I don’t sleep! Have you ever “lost it” when you’re tired?  No one told me how close to “losing […]

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The Amazingly Simple Way to Understand Autism

There is more treasure in books than in all the pirates’ loot on Treasure Island. ~Walt Disney You think you know a group of people.  Until you meet them. Last week I was listening to one of my favorite radio shows, Snap Judgment.  In one particular episode, Darryl Davis told his story of how, as […]

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Dating Tips for Aspergers Women

I am starting to feel really discouraged. I am 37 years old and I have never been married before and have had a series of relationships that went straight down the toilet. I haven’t dated anyone in two years.  -Anonymous woman, on Wrong Planet When I started counseling other people, I felt like a child […]

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Have You Taken an Online Aspergers Quiz?

Have you wondered whether you’re on the autism spectrum?  I actually wondered at one time.  I read that many parents later discover they are autistic/Aspergian after their child is diagnosed.  At times, I’ve felt socially awkward.  Having grown up overseas, I haven’t always “gotten” some of the nuances of American culture.  I wondered whether I […]

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