Author John Elder Robison’s Asperger’s syndrome wasn’t diagnosed until he was forty years old. For much of his life he was labeled deficient, difficult, eccentric and just plain bad.

His 2007 book  Look Me In The Eye was a NY Times bestseller; his latest book, Be Different, Adventures of a Free-Range Aspergian with Practical Advice for Aspergians, Misfits, Families & Teachers was recently published, just in time for April’s National Autism Month.

He is a popular speaker and an authority on the subject of Asperger’s. C.R. and I are pleased to welcome him to the Therapy Soup blog at PsychCentral.com.

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