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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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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Aspergers Myths

This video exposes Caucasian stereotypes about Asian Americans.

It got me thinking, “What kinds of stereotypes do neurotypical people have about Aspergians and autistics?”

And that’s where my latest Psychology Today blog article, Get Rid of These 3 Asperger Myths Once and For All, was born.

If you’re a neurotypical (non-Aspergian, non-autistic) reading this, ask yourself what “myths” you may have about Aspergians in your life.

If you’re an Aspergian or autistic, please be patient with neurotypicals, but point them to articles like this to educate them.

What Aspergers myths have you encountered?  Please share them in the comments below to educate the neurotypicals who read this blog.

Discover Five Characteristics of Autism Which NTs Aspire To

I’ve been told, at times, that I’m too nice.   I don’t like conflict, and many times have avoided confronting people or speaking up assertively for what I need. On the other hand, when I took the Strengths Finder test (great book, information on taking the test online is in the book) a couple of […]

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