Posts made in October, 2016


It’s official. I have Asperger’s.

 

It was pretty anticlimactic in the end… a letter in the post summarising the doctor’s observations and concluding with the words “I feel that a diagnosis of an Autism Spectrum Disorder, on the milder end of the spectrum, is justified”. This landed on the doormat back in June. It’s taken me quite some time to sit down and share this with you, partly because it can take me a while to process new information, work out how I feel about it and put my thoughts into anything like adequate words.

So, this is how I feel about my Asperger’s diagnosis…

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