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KingExplosionMurder
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08 Apr 2019, 5:59 pm

I had a three and a half hour long assessment, and the psychologist said I’m autistic (in his words, I have “classic aspergers” if it were still diagnosed here) have adhd and social anxiety. I’m just incredibly relieved to finally be diagnosed with ASD, because I have had past diagnoses of adhd and social anxiety. :D



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08 Apr 2019, 6:15 pm

I know it's a relief that you can make sense out of yourself.

I find this a lot in many recently diagnosed people. I can understand the relief.

It's frustrating not knowing "why."



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08 Apr 2019, 6:58 pm

Congratulations! It can be such a relief to have it figured out.



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08 Apr 2019, 7:23 pm

Getting an ASD diagnosis when you most suspect it can be a HUGE relief.


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09 Apr 2019, 12:36 am

Congratulations! :)

That must bring you an 'explosion' of relief. :wink:


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09 Apr 2019, 9:26 am

CockneyRebel wrote:
Congratulations! :)

That must bring you an 'explosion' of relief. :wink:


Haha, you're absolutely right. And I see what you did there. :D



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09 Apr 2019, 9:27 am

warrier120 wrote:
Getting an ASD diagnosis when you most suspect it can be a HUGE relief.



You're absolutely right. I didn't realize how much anxiety not knowing was causing me until I got the diagnosis.



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09 Apr 2019, 1:33 pm

Congratulations! :)


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09 Apr 2019, 6:28 pm

Congrats. I hope in the days and months ahead this explanation will help you.


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12 Apr 2019, 8:35 pm

Yay! I am happy for you! I am thinking of getting a diagnosis myself. I have had huge amounts of anxiety the past couple months after learning about me probably being autistic (said by a specialist in adult autism). I think having the official diagnosis might help me a lot.


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