Autistic teenagers dating
Imagine dealing with all the stresses of dating and it being 10 times harder: You can’t read between the lines or pick up on subtext.Loud noises and bright lights freak you out, but you don’t know how to explain this to the guy you’ve been crushing on for 10 months who finally asked you to the movies.
In a first-look clip, Sam asserts that he’s ready to go outside his comfort zone.
Personal space errors can occur when a boy on the autism spectrum gets too close to a girl or touches her in an unwanted manner.
With respect to verbal communication, boys with high functioning autism face many challenges when communicating with girls.
Please be aware that you can modify the materials below to address the needs of this population.
And, by the way, there is a terrific, short autobiography by a man with Asperger’s who happens to be gay – by Daniel Tammett.