Question: Can a neurotypical person date someone with Aspergers?

Is it hard to date someone with Aspergers?

Dating isnt easy, and its even less so when youve got Aspergers, an autism spectrum disorder that can make it hard to read social cues.

Can autism date Neurotypical?

As a neurotypical dating someone with autism, you may need to play the role of an interpreter. Does this mean people with autism cant become better partners? No, thats not the case, they can grow a lot. But, as a neurotypical partner, its important to acknowledge you can grow, too.

Do people with Aspergers want relationships?

For the most part, people with Aspergers want to be loving partners and parents, but they need help learning how to do it. Here are some strategies on how to improve the relationship: Consider therapy, starting with individual therapy for both partners and then doing couples therapy.

Whats it like dating someone with Aspergers?

When youre dating someone with Aspergers, there might be times when you feel a lack of emotional support or understanding from them. For example, your partner might not notice when youre feeling sad or not know how to respond when you tell them you are. This doesnt mean they dont care.

Can you see Aspergers on a brain scan?

If the new findings hold up in larger studies, the sophisticated imaging scans can be used to pinpoint disturbed brain wiring and activity in people with Aspergers and other types of autism, thereby aiding in the diagnosis, Muller says.

Can someone with Aspergers be social?

People diagnosed with Asperger syndrome (AS) are commonly characterised as having difficulties with social interaction, social imagination and communication (Attwood, 2006).

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