• Understanding Autism from the Inside

    “Academics came easily to me. The rest of life—not so much.”

Jeannie Davide-Rivera

Jeannie is an award-winning author, the Answers.com Autism Category Expert , contributes to Autism Parenting Magazine, and the Thinking Person's Guide to Autism. She lives in New York with her husband and four sons, three of which are on the autism spectrum.

High Functioning My Ass-perger’s! Part I: Sensory Issues

Do other Mom’s with Asperger’s Syndrome have difficulty with everyday household chores? Sometimes I get so tired of feeling like I should just be able to do things that I cannot seem to do!  If all the difficulties aren’t enough, my extreme sensory issues have to be at the top …

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Stupid Wizard—Get out of my head!

Just stories running through my head, or my subconscious trying to make me listen? Have you ever been lectured by a fictional character? You know, when things in life are going wrong, or you are thinking about something, or just plain walking through the supermarket and characters repeat lines in …

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I Married an Aspie – A husband’s perspective on Asperger’s Syndrome

Asperger’s Syndrome, A husband’s Perspective (A post by Mr. Aspie Writer) My wife asked me to write a brief blog post for our anniversary. I was shocked and honored. Shocked that she would ask me to contribute to her blog and honored that she would include me in this very personal …

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Autism: Sensory Overload and Fevers

Does having a fever help stop a full-blown meltdown or shutdown? Can it lesson or control sensory overload? Mayday! Mayday! Meltdown Imminent! I have been running an unexplained low-grade fever for the past few weeks. The only connection I am noticing is that they come on the heels of over …

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Rudy Simone’s 22 Things a Woman with Asperger’s Syndrome Wants Her Partner to Know

22 Things a Woman with Asperger’s Wants Her Partner to Know— The first book of Simone’s I read was Aspergirls.http://amzn.to/UU1pEh  It was the book that really made me say, “Yes, this diagnosis fits—finally!” It all came together and finally made sense.  Directly following my reading of Aspergirls: Empowering Females with …

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Aspie Writer’s on Facebook

Aspie Writer’s on Facebook Aspie. n. a person with Aspergers Syndrome Aspergers Syndrome (AS) is a neuro-biological communication discorder affecting key aspects of social awareness and interaction, language usage and sensory integration. Connecting with one of my favorite Aspie Writers—Rudy Simone, author of Aspergirls: Empowering Femaleswith Asperger’s Syndrome.  “Imagine a …

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    Twirling Naked in the Streets and No One Noticed by Jeannie Davide-Rivera

    Twirling Naked in the Streets and No One Noticed

    by Jeannie Davide-Rivera

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