Being autistic (or having Asperger’s), you probably experience a number of challenges. But with help and support, you can live a more peaceful, happy life.
If you are not sure if you’re autistic, it’s helpful to be evaluated by a medical or mental health professional. There are online quizzes that you can take as a first step to help determine if you might be on the spectrum. But seeking a formal diagnosis can be very beneficial. Whatever you choose to do, recognizing that you may be “wired differently” can make your life start to make more sense, and can be a huge relief.
You were born with a neurological difference and are in a minority, which may make aspects of your life frustrating. You have strengths, but there are often challenges. For example, you might find that you have some of these day-to-day issues: