Asperger’s and Relationships

“…when you find yourself staring defeatedly at your spouse over breakfast or watching them hunt through the dryer for a pair of socks, and you wonder, Who in the hell did I marry?-and you will-I can now say with absolute … Read more

Maxine Aston (2001) in her study of Asperger’s and sexual intimacy found that fifty percent of Asperger’s (AS) and neurotypical (NT) couples had no sexual activity within their relationship. In fact, “there was no affection or tactile expression whatsoever.” Indeed, … Read more

Are adults with Asperger’s syndrome more likely to feel and act aggressively than neurotypical people? If so, why? The first question is easy to answer – there is no evidence that people with Asperger’s are any more prone to aggressive … Read more

Asperger’s syndrome, now considered an Autism Spectrum Disorder, is characterized by varying degrees of social and communicative impairments along with restricted, repetitive patterns of behavior, interests, and activities. The communicative problems have to do with using language according to the … Read more

The fundamental disorder of (Asperger’s) individuals is the limitation of their social world. Social adaptation has to proceed via the intellect. In fact, they have to learn everything via the intellect. Hans Asperger Sally and Anne are playing together. Sally … Read more

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