Social communication 3 Social interaction 5.
Conclusion- I fit the criteria for ICD 10 Asperger syndrome . It confirms what I've felt for decades but a string of psychiatrists before the latest one had failed to consider, ie there's more going on than severe mental illness.
Yes, congratulations on finally getting a diagnosis and making it through all of the obstacles to get to this point! I found it had huge explanatory power for me - a different lens thorugh with to understand both my experiences and many of my family's too. Hope you find it helpful too. Glad you hear you're pleased.