Category Archives: Aspergers

Hockey and Aspergers

For those who are new to my blog and don’t know anything about me, a bit of background. I was diagnosed with Asperger Syndrome – an Autism spectrum disorder – just over two years ago at the age of 41. … Continue reading

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A Level Playing Field

I quite enjoy social media.  I probably spend longer on it than I should but many of us are guilty of that.  But what is it I like?  Well, obviously all the things that everyone likes about it – easy … Continue reading

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World Autism Awareness Day

Today is World Autism Awareness Day and it’s fantastic to see so much attention being given to Autism in the media and online.  As my own very small contribution, it is the perfect opportunity to write my next blog post … Continue reading

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The Big Question…

A couple of days ago, someone I know was recounting an amusing story about a practical joke they once played on a new guy at work.  At break time, they sat around a table in the canteen and arranged condiments, … Continue reading

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But you seem to cope with life OK…

Since I posted on my blog about my Asperger Syndrome diagnosis, I’ve been quite overwhelmed by the support from friends, which is hugely appreciated and, I have to admit, something of a relief as you never know how people will … Continue reading

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Asperger Syndrome

Today has been a very strange one.  This morning I had an appointment with a Consultant Psychiatrist, who put me through a detailed assessment before confirming my suspected Asperger Syndrome diagnosis. My strongest feeling tonight is one of relief at … Continue reading

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