Psychology Blog

The love of a family is life’s greatest blessing. “As a challenge to the family, autism must rank among the most stressful of childhood developmental disabilities,” concluded one Australian study. “An affected child’s communication, emotional expression, and antisocial behaviors combine … Read more

If you are in a significant relationship with someone who has Asperger’s Syndrome you probably know what it’s like to be angry. The personality traits in Aspergers tend to generate more resentment, misunderstanding, disappointment and frustration than are typical in … Read more

Not so long ago you met the person of your dreams. You fell in love, decided it was right for you and eventually married or created a committed relationship. But things have not worked out as you had planned. Your … Read more

When the Fifth Edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5) was released at the American Psychiatric Association’s Annual meeting in May, 2013 the condition, Asperger’s Syndrome, was nowhere to be found. What happened? First, you should … Read more

It’s not uncommon for people to wonder whether someone they know has either Aspergers or ADHD. The two share many similarities, and even for a trained professional it is not always easy to tell them apart. What makes Aspergers and … Read more

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