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Asperger’s / Autism Spectrum Resources & Trait Lists

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This page will be an ongoing labor a love, a work in progress.  [Her] current prediction (and goal) is that it will get updated semi-frequently, as [she]find new sources. 🙂

Last Updated: Wednesday 5 April 2017

Comprehensive Lists of Traits & Characteristics (with emphasis on adults, especially females):

Information on Neurodiveristy:

Excellent Books About Asperger’s/Autism, Written By Autistic People:


Excellent Books About Asperger’s/Autism, Written by Non-Autistic People:


Progressive, Autism-Friendly Publishers: (NEW!)


Professionals Who Provide Asperger’s/Autism Spectrum Assessments (both will keep your results and status confidential; both take a positive and gender-neutral approach to Asperger’s/ASD):


Other Asperger’s/Autism Support Resources:

  • Auptima Press (excellent holiday survival guides and other resources)
  • Toni Boucher (talented consultant, 26 years experience)


Asperger’s/autism Spectrum Advocacy and Positive Research:


List of Personal Blogs written by Aspie/”ActuallyAutistic” people:

  • An Autism Observer (most comprehensive resource to date!  Organized into categories as well)


Excellent Positive, Creative, Humorous, and/or Open-Minded Resources:

  • The Art of Autism – “an international collaboration of talented individuals who have come together to display the creative abilities of people on the autism spectrum and others who are neurodivergent” (their words)
  • Exceptional 2 Infinity – “Redefining neuro differences and intelligence through positive art”
  • Aspie Comic – a lighter/humorous side of Asperger’s (my description)
  • Thinking Person’s Guide To Autism (Thinking Autism Guide) – “What you need to know: from autistic people, professionals, and parents” (their description)
  • NT Speaks – an international collaboration in the spirit of light-hearted parody of “turning the tables” back on “puzzle-piece” organizations.  Brand-new and being built by a handful of people who also have busy daytime schedules/work demands – but keep checking back!
  • NeuroCosmopolitanism – “Nick Walker’s notes on neurodiversity, autism, and cognitive liberty”


Autistic Radio Shows/Chat/Etc:

  • AutChat – an Twitter-centric online community with structured weekly topics, all under the hashtag #autchat
  • David Snape – A place to show off your hidden talents (radio show and blog)


Building Bridges Between Asperger’s/Autistic People and Neurotypical People:

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