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Thursday, November 5, 2009
Book Review - Look Me in the Eye: My Life with Asperger's
Look Me in the Eye: My Life with Asperger's is John Elder Robison's funny and poignant account of his own experience of Asperger...
Asperger Syndrome and Central Coherence Theory
What is central coherence, and how can different drives for central coherence affect communication? Allow me to share a vignette: Shari ...
Aspies are Robots: Stereotypes that Hurt
Back in 2006, researcher teams in the USA and Germany teamed up to assess empathy in adults with Asperger's. Their findings were publi...
Theory of Mind vs. Compassion in Asperger's
The couple was in the midst of a heated argument. "Please stop looking at me like a dead cod fish!" Believe it or not, statemen...
Five Tips for Aspie Partners
In my psychotherapy practice, I often receive referrals for couples dealing with one partner's real or suspected diagnosis of Asperger ...
Book Review - Embracing the Wide Sky: A Tour Across the Horizons of the Mind
Daniel Tammet, author of Embracing the Wide Sky: A Tour Across the Horizons of the Mind , describes his life with high-functioning autistic...
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