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The Aspergian often gets user-submitted questions, and instead of answering them in email individually, we thought it might be helpful to publish some as articles.  The following question has been edited to ensure anonymity.

My autistic daughter has recently been

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Characterizations of people with autism, especially adults with Asperger’s Syndrome, often reflect a profile of a stoic, unfeeling, emotionless automaton.  Many times, the only emotion ascribed to autistics, especially by the lay writers who populate the dustbin of Amazon Kindle’s … Read more “Very Grand Emotions: How Autistics and Neurotypicals Experience Emotions Differently”