Blog for Individuals and Neurodiverse Couples Affected by ASD
Are you an adult with High-Functioning Autism or Asperger's? Are you in a relationship with someone on the autism spectrum? Are you struggling emotionally, socially, spiritually or otherwise? Then you've come to the right place. We are here to help you in any way we can. Kick off your shoes and stay awhile...
One of the more humbling things for therapists is realizing the cases where they missed the diagnosis of Aspergers in working with their clients (and perhaps came up with something else - like Narcissistic Personality Disorder) because they didn’t have adequate training at the time, or because the disorder hadn’t been adequately researched or named yet.
Depression drains your energy, hope, and drive, making it difficult to do what you need to feel better. But while overcoming bouts of depression isn’t quick or easy, it’s far from impossible. You can’t beat it through sheer willpower, but you do have some control—even if your depression is severe and stubbornly persistent.