aspergers / co-occurring conditions / diagnosis

Different Brains and the Challenge of Living in Reality

“Watching the horizon – Sardegna & Corsica 2008” by drivoit is licensed under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0 I have to admit, I’m a bit of a dreamer. Escape has always been a tempting option for me as a lot of things in my life aren’t ideal. Learning to daydream doesn’t have to be a negative thing. Dreams expand horizons and … Continue reading

ASD Level 1 / ASD women / aspergers / aspergers women / autism / autism spectrum disorder / autism women

Housekeeping

I have a problem with keeping the house spic and span. It’s a controversial issue for a lot of people both inside and outside the autistic community. Everyone has different standards for cleanliness and tidiness and for many people it’s a topic that’s highly emotionally charged. I don’t know if there’s any research specifically about … Continue reading

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Day Trips

Those of us with ASD don’t like change. This is not going to make headlines with anybody, I know. But don’t forget I’ve only just found out I’m in this group a few months ago. I’m still piecing together how it affects me. Just because I enjoy my routine doesn’t mean I don’t need stimulation. … Continue reading