I Have Autism

In fourth grade, a psychiatrist told my parents that I have Asperger’s Syndrome, a disorder included on the autism spectrum that is considered high functioning. My parents, who did not know much about autism, did a great deal of reading on my disorder and suddenly many of my quirks made sense to them. While they may not always understand why I do something they will always know the underlying reason behind it. I was truly lucky to have parents who loved and cared for me so much that they worked with me every day to try and help me understand … Continue reading I Have Autism