Aspergers

Adult with Autism Overeats to Self Soothe, Seeks Healthier Approach

“This is a question about me. Some of us on ... More...

A Parent Wonders: Are New Repetitive Behaviors OCD or ‘Just Autism’

“Our 25-year-old son, diagnosed with PDD-NOS, has always had some repetitive behaviors. Lately, though, he's wanting to redo things such as getting undressed or showering right after he's done. He’ll insist we back... More...

Finding Employment: Books, Books and More Books

This guest post is by Barbara, an adult with aspergers from New Jersey who discusses her experiences finding her first successful job. 

I am an Aspie girl – a girl with Asperger Syndrome. This diagnosis came late in my l... More...

NBC's 'Parenthood' is Back for Season 5!

The Braverman clan is black for Season 5 of Parenthood! Max finds a friend and mentor in Hank, who is encouraging him to explore his interest in photography. Find out what Sheila Wagner, M.Ed. has to say in her commentary on '... More...

How Can We Help our Child Have a Successful Play Date?

"How can we help our child have a successful play date? Some of his autism-related behaviors can produce problems."

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Aspergers: My Unique Gift

Daniel Wendler is the author of www.ImproveYourSocialSkills.com, a c... More...

Heart of Autism: Lydia Wayman Gives Back to Our Community

Lydia Wayman is our next Heart of Autism! Here she writes about her experiences as a young woman on the spectrum from Pittsburgh, PA. She has ... More...

Celebrity Talks Character with Aspergers on FX Series "The Bridge"

This blog post is from actor/celebrity Diane Kruger. You can see Diane play the character Sonya Cross, a detective who has Asperger Syndrome on FX's ne... More...

Celebrate the Victories

This guest post is from Keri Michaelis. She is the mother of W. Foster Michaelis, a 11-year-old boy with Aspergers who just earned the title of 2013 National History Bee Elementary School National Champion.

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Autism Prevalence: Can It Be 1 in 50?

This blog post is by John Elder Robison and was originally posted on Psychology Today.

One of the first presentations at today’s IACC meeting explained the recent NCHS survey that... More...

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