Pretending to Be Normal: Living with Asperger's Syndrome - Appendix I, Explaining Who You Are to Those Who Care, Appendix II, Survival Skills for AS College Students Summary & Analysis

Liane Holliday Willey
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Appendix I, Explaining Who You Are to Those Who Care, Appendix II, Survival Skills for AS College Students Summary and Analysis

While the book effectively ends at Chapter 7, the last third of the book is a set of extended appendices concerning how 'Aspies' can cope with various situations. The first appendix discusses how to explain yourself to those who care about you. Some in the AS community do not think full disclosure is a good idea but many need help and so should share with those they need help from most directly. Liane believes in full disclosure. Otherwise she could not be understood. It avoids the need to hide one's self, others are better sources of support, and AS needs wider public acceptance.

However, there are risks. Many...

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