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 Forum: General Autism Discussion   Topic: PDA sociopathic condition related to aspergers syndrome

Posted: 21 Jun 2011, 8:29 pm 

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A lot of the descriptions of PDA seem to be focused on how to differentiate it from autism, so they leave out the ways PDA is similar to regular autism. Difficulty with nonverbal communication: autism: yes PDA: yes, but milder, and more receptive than expressive Disinterest or difficulty in forming ...

 Forum: General Autism Discussion   Topic: Can a person who prefers people to animals have ASD?

Posted: 25 Jan 2011, 12:26 pm 

Replies: 28
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I'm kind of scared of horses. I'm sure I could overcome my fear with more contact, though - I very seldom see horses. I'm also scared of certain bugs, especially those that sting. But in general, I like most kinds of animals. My favorite are cats - my family's nicknamed me 'the cat whisperer'. I als...

 Forum: Bipolar, Tourettes, Schizophrenia, and other Psychological Conditions   Topic: Is it psychologically possible to have both Autism and NPD?

Posted: 14 Jan 2011, 1:10 pm 

Replies: 17
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It's not going to be as rare as a sociopath with Aspergers (THAT would be a sight to see, a guy that blends in well and doesn't interact well) There are autistic psychopaths. (See Rogers et al 'autism spectrum disorder and psychopathy', since it won't let me post links.) They don't blend in well. B...

 Forum: General Autism Discussion   Topic: Is it right to beat a disabled person if they start with you

Posted: 14 Jan 2011, 12:38 pm 

Replies: 25
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If someone is likely to cause serious physical harm to you, you're entitled to whatever is necessary to prevent that physical harm. No more. Disability means the person may be less able to cause you harm, in which case if they make an attempt you can ensure your safety using less force. However, I h...

 Forum: General Autism Discussion   Topic: Do I do things to get a reaction?

Posted: 14 Jan 2011, 12:29 pm 

Replies: 7
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It doesn't sound like you're trying to get a reaction from her, more like you don't understand and are trying your best to cope. I find with me I mistake all sorts of things for anger, and the thought of someone being angry makes me really anxious, so I tend to obsessively ask my loved ones if they'...
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