nora.notes.84

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Of autistic females, how did you go about diagnosis?

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

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  • Liz93

    267d

    Still seeking formal screening. 🤦🏻‍♀️

  • Charis

    267d

    A woman at a Baptism picked me out from the crowd and told Mom I could have Autism when in 4th Grade.

  • Lily0318

    267d

    I have a doctor in WA if you want her info!

  • raccooninabucket

    267d

    They pretty much never diagnose women at this point. it's just sad.

  • PotterHead

    267d

    My mom always suspected, but I was officially diagnosed when my 5th grade teacher kept on calling home over and over again, until she finally told my mom to bring me to a psychologist. My mom didn't bring me to get diagnosed earlier because she wanted me to live a normal life, and didn't want my mental illness to be used as an excuse for things.

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