Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a range of disorders that can affect social interaction and behavior. There is some evidence to suggest that ASD may present differently in females and is often underdiagnosed. This article discusses ASD symptoms in women and how you can seek a diagnosis for autism in women. Symptoms of Autism Spectrum […]
Autism in women
Autism in women may present differently than in men, with subtler social challenges, intense focus on interests, heightened empathy, and a tendency to camouflage social difficulties, underscoring the importance of recognizing and understanding the unique expression of autism spectrum traits in females.
The Signs and Struggles of Autism in Women Women with Autism are can be harder to diagnose than males with the condition, as many practitioners are not familiar with how autism manifests in women. As a result, women often receive several misdiagnoses before the truth is discovered, if it ever is. Someone you know may