Undiagnosed aspergers in adults | Autism PDD


Thank you, I scored a 30 on the test.It won't calculate for me but I know I am somewhere inthe middle between NT and aspie. foxl39211.5153935185

I just thought I'd pass along several new articles about getting an Asperger diagnosis as an adult, from www.autism.about.com.  Here are the links (followed by similar links from NAS UK).

Is It Asperger Syndrome?

Top Ten Reasons for Adults to Seek an Asperger syndrome diagnosis!

How Do Experts Diagnose Asperger Syndrome in Adults?

Diagnosing Adults with Asperger Syndrome

How Do I Parent an Adult Child with Aspergers?

How Can I Handle Marriage to an Autistic Spouse?

www.autism.com writes:  "If you're impatient to find out more right now, though, there are some great resources available. One of the best is a terrific online quiz, created by Dr. Simon Baron-Cohen and colleagues at Cambridge's Autism Research Centre. This Autism-Spectrum Quotient quiz isn't a diagnostic tool per se - but if you find you score especially high, it may be reason to look deeper into your concerns about AS."


Here are some similar resources from NAS in the UK:

http://www.nas.org.uk/nas/jsp/polopoly.jsp?d=128&a=6730 - 11 question screening test

http://www.nas.org.uk/nas/jsp/polopoly.jsp?d=1245&a=8018 - why get a diagnosis as an adult

http://www.nas.org.uk/nas/jsp/polopoly.jsp?d=1045&a=3341 - how to get a diagnosis as an adult

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