Asperger’s and Relationships

An important reason why it’s often hard to communicate with someone who has Asperger’s is the fact that they tend to think concretely and literally. They focus on what they see, hear, feel and experience in the here and now … Read more

It is no secret that neurodiverse couples, where one person has Asperger’s and the other does not, have certain challenges in creating a satisfying, fulfilling relationship. An area where this challenge is especially noticeable is sexual intimacy. One Asperger’s researcher … Read more

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

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