It is easy to fall into the deep hole of the internet to research neurodiversity and never come out.
THERAPIST AS GUIDE
One way to become informed is to soak in some information, process it with your therapist, and then see what makes sense to you.
COUPLES CONTENT LIBRARY
Once you become a client, your therapist or coach will give you access to our password protected Couples Content Library with has additional exercises and information.
For now, here are a few touchstones of organized content.
Books to INSPIRE you
These books contain deep insights about being different. They will make you laugh, cry and learn. Enjoy:
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon
Memoirs of an Imaginary Friend: A Novel Paperback by Matthew Dicks
The Journal of Best Practices: A Memoir of Marriage, Asperger Syndrome, and One Man's Quest to Be a Better Husband by David Finch
The Power of Different: The Link Between Disorder and Genius by Gail Saltz
Look Me in the Eye: My Life with Asperger's by John Elder Robison
We're Not Broken: Changing the Autism Conversation by Eric Garcia
Books to INFORM you.
These books are about making a neurodiverse relationship work. They can be hopeful and discouraging. Reading the books will help a little but most couples need to have an experienced professional walk you through the healing and growth process.
Here are some helpful blogposts, podcasts and articles:
“We need to embrace those who are different and the bullies need to be the ones who get off the bus,.”
Caren Zucker, co-author of “In a Different Key”