Them Aspergers

Them Aspergers

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Two people, one has been recently diagnosed and the other for over 7 years. They talk about life on the spectrum and the things everyone with Aspergers deal with on a regular basis.


Reasonable Adjustments
Jul 15 • 74 min
This week we look at some of the adjustments people should make for people on the spectrum and what changes you can make for yourself.
Outbursts
Jul 8 • 72 min
We are chatting about Autistic outbursts why they happen and what is the aftermath?
Overthinking
Jul 1 • 77 min
This episode is based on a question we were asked by a listner, do those of us on the spectrum overthink things more than NT people?
Acceptance
Jun 24 • 69 min
This episode we are talking about how much you accept your own autism.
Friends
Jun 17 • 72 min
In this episode we talk about what friendships mean to us on the spectrum and why we have or in some cases don’t have them.
Us
Jun 10 • 70 min
This episode looks into some of the personal aspects of our own ASD
Control
Jun 3 • 74 min
This weeks episode is about control, how we need it and how we get it as two people on the spectrum
Public Behaviour
May 27 • 74 min
This episode we look at how we are expected to act as people with ASD as well as what affect restraining our traits in public has on us.
Worrying
May 20 • 73 min
This episode is about those of us on the spectrum experience and deal with worry.
Relaxing
May 13 • 69 min
This episode is about whether or not some people on the spectrum can really relax.
1 Year Anniversary
May 7 • 65 min
This episode marks one year since we started the episode and we look back at what we have learnt. we would also like to say thanks to everyone for listening to our episodes.
NT & AS: Living Together
Apr 29 • 72 min
This week we talk about what it is like to live with someone who is on the spectrum.
Autistic Maturity
Apr 22 • 69 min
This week we talk about how we think we mature in comparison to the NT world. We also compare how we are different from each other.
Random Chat 4
Apr 15 • 71 min
This week we talk about some of the issues we have faced this week and answer some questions asked by listeners.
Reports
Apr 8 • 71 min
This episode we compare reports to see the contrast in two peoples diagnosis.
Scarlett’s Diagnosis
Apr 1 • 68 min
This episode we talk about the results of Scarlett’s diagnosis.
Some Asperger Issues
Mar 25 • 69 min
This episode we talk about some of the issues we experience as people on the spectrum.
Escapism
Mar 18 • 65 min
This episode we talk about the things we do to escape from some of lifes pressures.
Therapy
Mar 11 • 63 min
This episode we talk about how therapy works for us.
Faces & Shutdowns
Mar 4 • 64 min
This week is a dual topic based on questions asked by people who listen to the podcast.
Delayed Reactions
Feb 25 • 69 min
For this episode we look into our delayed reactions to events in life.
Random Chat 3
Feb 18 • 73 min
This week there isnt a set topic we just talk about some of the reason for and against diagnosis with a few extra thoughts.
Contrast
Feb 11 • 70 min
This week is about the a some of the contrasts between Nicki & Scarlett’s version of Aspergers.
Asperger Extras
Feb 4 • 70 min
We continue last weeks episode talking about some of the possible extras that come with Autism.
Executive Functioning Disorder
Jan 28 • 69 min
We are doing a few episodes on the additional conditions that can come with Autism. This week we talk about EFD.
Relationship with ASD
Jan 21 • 69 min
This week we talk about what its like being in a relationship with someone who has ASD based on our own experience.
Changes
Jan 14 • 63 min
This week we talk about some of the big changes happening to us and why our ASD doesn’t handle it all that well.
NT World
Jan 7 • 66 min
This week we try and scratch the surface on what it is like beint AS in an NT world?
Anger
Dec 31, 2018 • 70 min
This week we talk about anger and Aspergers, as requested by a listener
ASD with Age
Dec 17, 2018 • 67 min
We talk about the possibilities of why ASD changes with age.
Xmas
Dec 10, 2018 • 65 min
Its the Christmas episode, we talk about whats its like this time of yeah for us on the spectrum.
Misconceptions part 2
Dec 3, 2018 • 69 min
This week we follow on from last week with some more common misconceptions about ASD
Misconceptions
Nov 26, 2018 • 66 min
This week we are scratching the surface on some of the misconceptions that are thought about ASD.
Random Chat 2
Nov 19, 2018 • 67 min
No topic this week, instead Scarlett & Nicki reflect on the Aspergers and events of the week
Coping Mechanisms
Nov 12, 2018 • 66 min
This week we are talking about coping mechanisms and some of the ones that we personally use.
Overreacting
Nov 5, 2018 • 64 min
Every wondered why some people on the spectrum might overreact to a small crisis. We talk about why we do it.
Social Media
Oct 29, 2018 • 65 min
We talk about how social media is a good thing and sometimes a bad thing for those on the spectrum.
Physical Contact
Oct 22, 2018 • 67 min
This episode we answer a question asked by a listener about why we are so uncomfortable with physical contact?
Learning about your own Autism
Oct 15, 2018 • 64 min
We talk about the things we have learnt about ourselves since realising we are on the spectrum.
Do you want to be on the spectrum?
Oct 9, 2018 • 64 min
Nicki and Scarlett talk about if given the choice would they be autistic?
Do we just think of ourselves?
Oct 1, 2018 • 62 min
We talk about are people on the spectrum selfish? Can we empathise or sympathise.
Black & White Thinking
Sep 24, 2018 • 64 min
We all do it in one way or another and is one the main things that makes us different.
Emotions
Sep 17, 2018 • 63 min
We talk about emotions and the differences those on spectrum have to those who aren’t.
Stimming
Sep 10, 2018 • 65 min
This week’s chat is about stimming and it’s a common thing for those on the spectrum.
Questions
Sep 3, 2018 • 64 min
We answer a couple of questions asked by some of our listeners.
Gender
Aug 27, 2018 • 61 min
The ASD differences between Scarlett & Nicki that are down to their gender.
Age
Aug 20, 2018 • 63 min
How aspergers changes changes as you get older
Disclosure
Aug 13, 2018 • 63 min
Scarlet and Nicki discuss the pros and cons of telling someone you are on the spectrum.
Communicating
Aug 6, 2018 • 63 min
How the two of them feel about having conversations with the rest of the world.
Direction in life
Jul 30, 2018 • 63 min
How does anyone on the spectrum decide on what they want from their life?
Routines
Jul 23, 2018 • 60 min
Everyone on the spectrum has routines and why they are important.
Not Being Noticed
Jul 16, 2018 • 60 min
Living your life not knowing that you are on the spectrum
Asperger Pros
Jul 9, 2018 • 57 min
As promised some of the pros of having Aspergers
Random Chat
Jul 2, 2018 • 61 min
A loose topic
Employment
Jun 25, 2018 • 61 min
General thoughts on being on the spectrum and employed
School life
Jun 18, 2018 • 61 min
Being undiagnosed and at school
Sensory
Jun 13, 2018 • 60 min
The sensory things people with AS deal with
Meltdowns
May 29, 2018 • 59 min
What they are and how they can effect people.
Special interests
May 24, 2018 • 59 min
One of the most common traits of autism
Obsessive thoughts
May 19, 2018 • 59 min
Daily thoughts of some people on the spectrum
Getting diagnosed
May 18, 2018 • 58 min
Blending in
May 18, 2018 • 59 min
How some people with aspergers cope with the normal world