Asperger’s and Relationships

Engaging the social world without empathy is like going to the mall without any money or pants on: it can be done, but you’re bound to have problems. David Finch, The Journal of Best Practices: A Memoir of Marriage, Asperger … Read more

If you are tuned out of your own emotions, you will be poor at reading them in other people. Daniel Goleman When awareness is brought to an emotion, power is brought to your life. Tara Mayer Robson Social skills are … Read more

Asperger’s syndrome, officially known as Autism Spectrum Disorder, is primarily a social disorder. It affects how people relate to others, including trouble inferring how other people think and feel; disinterest in engaging with others; trouble understanding emotions and how they … Read more

Studies show that women with Asperger’s are diagnosed less frequently than men and thus less likely to get the help they need. They require more severe symptoms, greater behavioral problems, and more overall evidence of Asperger’s than men, even though … Read more

________________________________________________ “His interest in me is as a companion and as a comforter in times of stress. He seems oblivious of me as a woman. After 42 years together, he still has no idea of what I would like for … Read more

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