Dating and Aspergers

Dating and Aspergers: Can The Two Go Together? It’s hard enough to date, period. But dating and Aspergers can seem incompatible.   As one Aspie said, “How do you know when a person is interested, friendly, or annoyed?” That comes back to learning how to read body language and signals. Which, of course, is the […]

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Read This And Increase Your Aspergers Social Skills

I get by with a little help from my friends. John Lennon Our friends actually help us get through a whole lot.  As humans, we’re built to be social. Yet, it can be challenging for teens and adults on the autism spectrum to connect with others in order to form and maintain friendships. The PEERS […]

What Everybody Ought To Know About Relating on the Autism Spectrum

I remember watching a show called Northern Exposure.  One of the characters in the TV show was a “Bubble Man” who could not live outside his bubble because his immune system could not handle regular germs. I wonder how many individuals on the autism spectrum sometimes feel this way: allergic to the confusion that comes […]

Bamboo and the Autism Spectrum?

You may have noticed that my blog has taken on a new look.  In searching for a header, I came across a symbol of the greatness that exists in every individual on the autism spectrum.  It’s the Bamboo Tree! I know of a little boy on the autism spectrum.  A few years ago, he chose […]

HOW TO Improve Your Employment Prospects as An Individual With Aspergers

How can an individual on the autism spectrum feel empowered to improve her/his prospects of employment? I am once again indebted to Mr. Gavin Bollard, author of the blog called Life With Aspergers.  With his permission, I am including this second article on improving employment prospects for individuals on the autism spectrum. About Gavin Bollard: […]