Asperger’s / autism vs ADHD (Attention Deficit) ~ My perspective 

(Beginning note 1: this is the post that I began Monday night–yes, three full nights ago–that I had no reason … More

Incomplete autism (?)

Sometimes I feel like I’m not exactly a “completely” autistic person, in a way. What does that mean? Well, it’s … More

It takes one to know one 

The patient, whom I’ll call “P”, came into my office with their partner.  P had been diagnosed as Obsessive-Compulsive, and … More

“I thought I was autistic / an Aspie, but the online quiz said ‘no’ “

No, this didn’t happen to me.  My quizzes and questionnaires returned unquestionable results, and my formal diagnosis was a pretty … More

Asperger’s / autism (and related) online quizzes and questionnaires

When I first began to suspect that I fell somewhere on the Asperger’s/autism spectrum, I immediately searched online for information, … More

How “functional” am I *really*?

(I’m issuing a potential Trigger Warning for marine life empaths.) Apparently, about 96.5% of all water on earth is salt … More

Hate Mail… (but are they even actually autistic)?

One doesn’t have to have been blogging for very long, nor does one even have to have hit the Blogger … More