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Diagnosis

May 4, 2008

“Diagnosis” can place a person under the aspie construct using the medical model. However, the medical model is not the only game in town. Just because the term “Asperger’s syndrome/disorder” was coined by psychiatrists does not mean that they own it (and I say that as someone who has been diagnosed with Asperger’s autism by two psychiatrists).

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