Published on 12, July, 2020
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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.
I'm pleased . It's good to get an explanation for things.
Looking at the report it was interesting that my stepdaughter had noticed things that had not registered with me .
For example I said I follow unwritten social rules to some extent but she said I often…
It feels good to have my beliefs vindicated. It's obvious from my experience, and others, that there needs to be a greater acknowledgement that for some being on the spectrum and having a 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.