Women with Aspergers

Alexis Wineman, former Miss Montana, Aspergers
Alexis Wineman was Montana’s entry in the 2013 Miss America Competition. Normal is just a Dryer Setting – Living with Autism. Wineman is Aspergers.
As I have noted before, the United States and much of the West grows its women socially far differently than men. That creates a problem when the subject of women Aspergers is discussed or researched. Some of the “tells” that are relied upon to diagnose Aspergers in males are, quite often, social traits that are desirable in females in our culture.
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Quirks, foibles and eccentricities

At the age of 60, it is difficult to look at your life and pick from it those behaviors that are due to Aspergers and those that are not. I’ve been Aspergers all my life but I was just diagnosed in Dec. 2014, so the last year has been a year of revelations Let me try to identify for you, dear reader, a few of my recognizable quirks, foibles and eccentricities.
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