Autism spectrum and Asperger's · Uncategorized

Asperger’s: MORE tips for talking to neurotypicals

Stating the problem This article is about learning social skills.  But first, let's talk about abilities!  People with Asperger’s Syndrome have many strengths to balance out the difficulties life throws in their direction, like high IQ's, amazing mathematic and scientific skills, and a quick, punny sense of humor. Socially they tend to be honest, straight-forward… Continue reading Asperger’s: MORE tips for talking to neurotypicals

Autism spectrum and Asperger's · Uncategorized

Asperger’s: tips for talking to neurotypicals

Neurotypicals (the Asperger's term for people without autism) are complex, fascinating, and frustrating, and communicating with them often feels like you’re playing a complicated game without knowing the rules.  To help simplify things, here are some guidelines about communicating with the non-Asperger’s society. Look them in the eyes.  In simple terms, the rule (at least… Continue reading Asperger’s: tips for talking to neurotypicals