Despite its questionable grounding in science, the rdos test does appear to identify a difference between neurotypicals and aspies.
(Musings of an Aspie has written a balanced review of it here.) Probably the most popular feature of the rdos test is the results graph, which provides a useful visual reference to those of us who like that sort of thing.
We're only now becoming aware of ASD's reach, but that doesn't mean people in previous generations weren't affected.
Today, the plight of children often makes headline news, but no one talks about what happens to these children once they grow up.
In addition, she also became easily overwhelmed with reading too much text, which made an email interview hard.
Ultimately, my attempts at corresponding with her were thwarted because an extreme episode of anxiety made it difficult for her to focus.
The Key 4 Learning website has a Dyspraxia Checklist and a Dyslexia Checklist, which will give you a good idea of whether it might be worth pursuing further assessment.
There is information on the same site about attention deficit conditions too.
April is Autism Awareness Month, and now that one in every 68 children born in America is diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), awareness of this condition has never been greater.
The best known is probably the Cambridge Mindreading Face-Voice Battery (also on the Aspie Tests site): the user is presented with fifty three-second videos of different facial expressions.
Each video has four options to identify the expression.
Ritvo Autism Asperger Diagnostic Scale This 70-question test, found on the Aspie Tests site, is considered a valid and reliable instrument to assist the diagnosis of adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD).
The same website offers a range of tests, including the Cambridge Mindreading Face-Voice Battery (see below). , based on the controversial Neanderthal Theory, generates an in-depth report, and offers insight into the many different areas affected by Asperger’s syndrome.Although adults with ASD have more experience living with the hurdles of their condition, everyday tasks and chores are nonetheless slightly more difficult.