Theory of Mind

Theory of Mind

Hi, my name is Stephanie and today I wanted to talk to you about theory of mind and how it relates to autism. Theory of mind is basically the ability to understand that other people have different perspectives. This could be different knowledge, motivation, or thoughts, etc. than your own. This typically starts developing around…

What is Aspergers?

What is Aspergers?

– Welcome back. So, I’m thinking it’s probably a good idea if I try and explain what Asperger’s is exactly. Which unfortunately, is much easier said than done. I don’t really see much value in regurgitating the kind of medical definition that you can find virtually everywhere. So, I thought it might be a better…

Autism Self-Diagnosis

Hi, my name is Stephanie and today I want to talk about autism self diagnosis. This can be quite a touchy subject and I know some people who have been asked this question and have definitely avoided answering it because of this. Let me start by saying this: if you have the means to pursue…