Paul, who discovered he had autism at 30, talks about self-diagnosis as common among adults on the autism spectrum. While some receive a late (formal) aspergers diagnosis, those who discover aspergers for themselves don’t always choose to follow up this self-discovery with an official diagnosis for a variety of reasons, including medical records and how a disclosure impacts self and other people, mis-diagnosis, and other relevant issues that people seeking a diagnosis should consider.
Paul’s various Aspergers From the Inside channels and social media pages are recommended by Ability Life Solutions – as Paul regularly shares with viewers what’s old and new in autism “so you don’t have to learn it the hard way” as he did.
Pros and Cons of Seeking an Adult Diagnosis – Aspergers/Autism/ASD | Patrons Choice
By: Aspergers From the Inside
Initial Air Date: Mar 30, 2018