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09-06-2011, 02:49 AM
Do any of you participate in an online support forum for your Aspie kids? We are seeing a doctor, but I could probably use some ongoing tips on how to manage things. Thanks.

Sue C
09-06-2011, 08:08 PM
I don't but I know there are a number of us here for support. :unsure: What exactly were you looking for? I used to have some good sites in my favorites but then my computer crashed so I don't have those any more. Any of Tony Attwoods books are awesome! If you ever get a chance to hear him in person go! He did more for me than anyone.

09-06-2011, 09:45 PM
We are struggling mostly with very high levels of frustration. DS is easily upset over anything. We will see a different doctor later this month, but it's a long wait. :unsure:

09-07-2011, 03:40 AM
This (http://darngroup.tripod.com/) is one that I knew about in Dayton, OH. Not where you live, I realize, but I don't think it's restricted to the Dayton area who joins their message boards. :unsure: (when I first learned about DARN, they didn't have a website! :lol:)

I don't remember if you are on Facebook. :unsure: There is a group (http://www.facebook.com/aspergersawarenesspage) on there that is a mixture of Aspie's and parents/siblings of Aspies. You get a variety of answers and discussions from both sides. Kind of an inside peak into the mind of an Aspie. :thumb:


09-07-2011, 02:22 PM
There is a very active support group on yahoo groups. I think it's AspergersSupport. It is large--lots of emails come through daily.

I am a member, but I rarely post.

09-07-2011, 11:09 PM
Thanks ladies, this new development with Ds has really thrown me. :wornout: