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ASPartOfMe
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21 Sep 2019, 4:36 am



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DSM 5: Autism Spectrum Disorder, DSM IV: Aspergers Moderate Severity

My autism is not a superpower. It also isn’t some kind of god-forsaken, endless fountain of suffering inflicted on my family. It’s just part of who I am as a person. - Sara Luterman


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21 Sep 2019, 5:53 am

I'm not Catholic, but these were good videos. Thanks for sharing.



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17 May 2020, 10:23 am

Now, I have an account here a WP. I search for prayer to see about different Aspies' experience & find these videos of myself. I'm glad they could help.


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I did the ApsieQuiz Twice: Neurodiverse score 131/135, Neurotypical Score 61/64


techstepgenr8tion
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17 May 2020, 2:12 pm

Thinking of this in the Haven sense, I've rather liked Reinhold Niebuhr's serenity prayer in tough times:

God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, courage to change the things I can, and wisdom to know the difference.


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