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Old 01-06-2017, 03:10 PM  
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Originally Posted by leejosepho View Post
I have never talked with a professional willing and able to offer an adult diagnosis, but I still use AS/HFA and/or Asperger Syndrome to describe what I believe true about myself where there is absolutely nothing to be gained by my using ASD-NOS.
It took me quite a while for me to personally get to that point. As a kid I was given a dx of dyslexia but that never quite fit, but I accepted it and it was diagnosed using almost the identical type of testing that was recently used. So it is the opinion of the mental help professionals involved that I never had dyselxia.

I had to be very persistent to get this dx. For me it gives me context and the cbt is a very much helping me understand some social or societal things I have difficulty with in addition to being clueless.
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