You have found a safe place here and are among
friends, so please don't be shy of telling us about yourself or of asking any
questions. The better we get to know each other, the easier we may find ways to
be of use to you.
Warmest best wishes to you,
As an individual I stood alone.As a member of a group I did things.As part of a community I helped to create change!
Either way, the US classification didn't undergo any big changes, it's just about the terminology.
National Autistic Society (2016, June). Autism profiles and diagnostic criteria. P. 1. Retrieved from: https://www.autism.org.uk/about/diagnosis/criteria-changes.aspx
i fought for 14 years to get a diagnosis
The way she's affected by her ASD doesn't even suggest she has aspergers!! She was diagnosed with ASD NOT Aspergers.