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    "Scared of having autism" Update

    Here's the link to my last thread earlier this year for context (or just check my account): scared of having autism (tl:dr in case you don't want to read that thread: I'm a 22 year old male that didn't even think of the possibility of being autistic until January this year. I was terrified of...
  2. S

    I am seeking some advice from the community as someone who is undiagnosed but feels a strong connection with autism

    Hi, everyone. My name is Sophie (nickname is soap or soapy) and I am 24 years old. I hope you'll stick with me through this post cause I am positive it will be a long one. First and foremost I want to say that I am not diagnosed with autism and I also do not want to self diagnose because it...
  3. AspiAngie

    AspiAngie's Introduction to the Autism Forums

    I just realized I never actually made an introduction thread for myself. I posted in the generic introduce yourself thread and posted something on my profile, but as for my own introduction thread I never did. So I am now. About me: I am Angie and live in Canada. I am just about 50. I was born...
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    scared of having autism

    (I am undiagnosed, but fit many symptoms perfectly) I'm EXTREMELY new to this, like didn't even consider having any form of autism until 24 hours ago. But a family member came to me and pointed out a lot of symptoms that I exhibit, and after thinking it over, I keep seeing more and more...
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    New To All of This - Suspected Autism as a young adult

    Hello! To introduce myself, my name is Dyamond, I’m 19 years old (female), and I’ve been suspecting that I have ASD for quite a while now, but haven’t really been able to do anything about it. I’m not sure what steps to take towards getting a diagnosis and have had virtually no help. I don’t...
  6. D

    Hi, This is Me

    I am a retired mentally-active man of mid-60's age, as of January 2022. I have only in recent years fully understood and accepted that I have AS-Lite and iADHD By AS-Lite (my term) I mean Asperger's By iADHD (my term) I mean Inattentive ADHD. I have also called it ADhD. ADD seems a more...
  7. ChibiChick

    Shame and Denial to Acceptance

    So, I want to start a thread on the topic of denial around autism because I've have yet to see anyone discuss things like this yet. If this type of negative talk isn't allowed, please let me know. Let me start off by saying that I am fairly new to this website (a few days) and my autism in...
  8. Hopeless_Aspie_Guy

    Tell Me Your Story Of ASD ?!?!

    I'm kind of annoyed in some ways that having had behavioral problems throughout most of my school life (especially through having to see a councillor on and off roughly between ages 7-9) that I was never suspected or diagnosed with aspergers sooner than age 25 and yet others (admitedly some of...
  9. J

    Aging Autistic Programmer

    Hello, Everyone, I'm a new member. I work as a software engineer. I was diagnosed with high-functioning autism as a child. Recently I've been having some hard experiences at work around having to deal with waaayyy too much socializing for the career I chose and I decided that it might be a...
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    Does anyone here with Autism or their children have difficulty learning dances?

    Hi all, I am new to this forum. I'm an adult female with autism and in addition to the usual symptoms such as inability to read social situations,cognitive symptoms and sound sensitivity,I also have motor symptoms. The motor symptoms though aren't stumbling when walking etc but are instead...
  11. HughG

    Official Diagnosis for Adult Asperger's Syndrome / High-functioning Autism

    Greetings. Could someone please refer me to a good clinical ADOS psychologist or neuropsychologist in the Houston, TX area for testing and diagnosis of Adult Asperger's Syndrome?
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