A neurotypical's life married to a man with Autism Spectrum.
by Judith Newton
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Brings together a wealth of information on all aspects for children through to adults.
by Tony Attwood
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by Robert Hare
International Day of Recognition for Spouses of
Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder, June 8th.
This site has information for the neurotypical who is in a relationship with
someone who has Autism Spectrum including
Asperger's Syndrome/High Functioning Autism
The site is created by neurotypicals who have a
family member/spouse/partner with ASD/Hfa.
As we are advocates for raising awareness of the difficulties we face daily,
this site is for Cassandras and Cassanders everywhere.
If you are on the Autism Spectrum and would like information and support
please contact Aspergers Services Australia
What do neurotypicals in relationships
with those on the Autism Spectrum,
including Asperger's, need?
SALVE FOR OTRS:
Support for NTs
Advocacy for their situation and Assistance
dealing with AS spouses/children
Listening to and believing us
Validation of what we have experienced
Education about AS and the impact on us
© Karen Rodman 2016 Founder and Director FAAAS Inc
Neurotypical carers can also visit ...
The invisible glue
that binds me to him –
the blended paste that yields
to love and loyalty, care
and respect –
Unheard, unseen and unrecognised.
It is discarded, glossed over
and winked at
‘till it loses its cohesive strength
to resist stress
to resist crumbling on impact.
Here bonding does not occur.
Laura Lewis, Assistant Professor of Nursing, at University Vermont is conducting a broad study on the overall experience of being a partner to someone with ASD.
The title of the study is: "Grounded Theory of Partners of Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder".
For more details and to participate please click here https://survey.uvm.edu/index.php/185288?lang=en