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Can Aspies learn to drive?

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Can Aspies learn to drive?   Have you ever wondered whether people with Autism can legally learn to drive? In this post I’m going to discuss the legal requirements here in the U.K., advantages and disadvantages of driving with ASD and share some of my own experiences. The Legal Stuff So first of all, there is nothing legally that says outright that people with Autism can or cannot drive. The…
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Lying or misunderstood? Difficulties for those with Autism

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Lying or misunderstood? Difficulties for those with Autism Lying is not usually a trait associated with autism.  If anything, it’s usually the opposite. For those of us on the autistic spectrum, lying is very difficult as means being aware of your own body language and trying to make sure you don’t do anything that is suspicious. But trying to figure out what someone else would find suspicious is not easy…
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Aspie…me So… a little bit about me… I am a woman in my thirties. I live in a lovely little house by the sea with my boyfriend and our gorgeous labradoodle. I am a trained teacher in English and Drama and currently have my dream job as a Special Needs Co-ordinator in a local comprehensive school. I also have Aspergers Syndrome, a high-functioning form of Autism. Many people are surprised by…
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