Is Therapy Such a Great Idea for People with Autism Spectrum Disorder?



— Group for ASD Men Struggling in Their Relationship with an NT Spouse: https://www.adultaspergerschat.com/2020/11/group-for-asd-men-struggling-in-their.html

— Group for NT Women Struggling in Their Relationship with an ASD Spouse: https://www.adultaspergerschat.com/2020/11/group-for-nt-women-struggling-in-their.html

— Online Group Therapy for Couples & Individuals Affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder: https://www.adultaspergerschat.com/2020/10/mark-hutten-m.html

— Living With Aspergers: Help for Couples: https://www.livingwithaspergerspartner.com/

— Skype Counseling for Struggling Individuals & Couples Affected by Asperger’s and HFA: https://www.adultaspergerschat.com/2019/07/skype-counseling-for-struggling-couples.html

— Recovery from Emotional Deprivation for Neurotypical Partners in Neurodiverse Relationships: https://www.cassandrasyndromerecovery.com/

Common symptoms of ASD in adults:

• Difficulty interpreting what others are thinking
• Difficulty interpreting what others are feeling
• Difficulty maintaining the natural give-and-take of a conversation
• Difficulty regulating emotion
• Exhibiting strong, special interests
• Inflection that does not reflect feelings
• Only participates in a restricted range of activities
• Outbursts when changes occur
• Prone to monologues on a favorite subject
• Strict consistency to daily routines
• Tendency to engage in repetitive or routine behaviors
• Trouble interpreting facial expressions, body language, or social cues
• Trouble keeping up a conversation

Source: Youtube