Dating after autism
And beyond this, the challenge of meeting someone who desires a deeper connection with them that would involve physical interest and a commitment seems quite elusive.
One way to safely meet more people in a structured environment and to find people that understand the struggles of people on the autism spectrum is by joining a dating site for autistic people only.
Two other dating sites are Autism Dating Service and Autistic Personals.
Asperger's Syndrome is no longer considered a separate condition. All content on this Web site, including medical opinion and any other health-related information, is for informational purposes only and should not be considered to be a specific diagnosis or treatment plan for any individual situation.It’s challenging these days to meet people and find someone suitable for a romantic relationship.Neurotypicals and people with autistic alike are turning to online dating sites to provide a safe environment to encounter a large number of people, increasing the likelihood of finding someone who has mutual attraction.He cautions autistic people not to depend on the Internet too much.He points out that people can edit their thoughts easily online and it’s not unusual to be amazed at how different someone is once you meet them offline.
Milestones Autism Organization has a great list of online safety tips that are universally applicable in their article, “.” It’s also helpful to know beforehand and prepare for the fact that frustrations and rejection are inevitable whether meeting people online or offline.