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November, 2010

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User Blogs
Blogs automatically created for each new user of the site.
  • Concerns from the Aspie Community

    I know I haven't followed the upcoming changes that will appear on the DSM-V. However, after reading a web page from a link on the the Aspergers Support Network fan page on Facebook, I can see why the Aspie community is concerned. Anyway, the link...
  • Happy Thanksgiving

    Between last Thanksgiving and this Thanksgiving, I actually went through a lot of changes. Some are expected, and some are unexpected. Anyway, here are the list of stuff that I am thankful at this time. 1. Getting my diagnosis... I know it sounds strange...
  • Recovery Begins

    Fireflight is one of my favorite bands I love to listen to. They might not be very well known to a lot of people, but each of the songs they write speak volumes. In fact, I actually used one of their other songs recently in reply to Dr. Clark's presidential...
  • Anger management? Stress Response?

    A fellow classmate told me a few months ago, "You get along with everyone so well. I have never seen you get angry with anyone before." I replied, "Really? I just don't want people to see that side of me, as it can get pretty ugly."...
  • Unworthy to wear the "OTS celeb" crown

    One thing I have heard some people say about me after coming back from Louisville is that I am an "OTS celeb". I was like, "What? Really?" Yes, I do have a student leadership position now. But, OTS celeb is really too much for me in...
  • Remembering this time of year

    Last year at this time, I was getting the news that I was nominated to run for the ASD Chairperson position. While I didn't win last year, I actually learned a lot in my first shot at cracking the door of professional leadership at the national level...
  • Talking to Individual Aspies

    In OT, therapeutic use of self is such a great tool. Meanwhile, autism spectrum disorder has become a more and more common condition. However, maybe just because of the nature and the necessary skills required for people working in the OT profession,...