Tony Attwood

Born: February 9, 1952

Occupation: Psychologist

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Tony Attwood

When the anger is intense, the person with Asperger's syndrome may be in a 'blind rage' and unable to see the signals indicating that it would be appropriate to stop. Feelings of anger can also be in response...

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Tony Attwood

Universities are renowned for their tolerance of unusual characters, especially if they show originality and dedication to their research. I have often made the comment that not only are universities a...

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Tony Attwood

Girls are generally recognized as superior mimics. Those with [Asperger's Syndrome] hold back and observe until they learn the 'rules', then imitate their way through social situations.

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Tony Attwood

I see people with Asperger's syndrome as a bright thread in the rich tapestry of life.

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Tony Attwood

Asperger's syndrome has probably been an important and valuable characteristic of our species throughout evolution.

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