How to Human with Autism: Friendships, Dating, & Relationships

How to Human with Autism: Friendships, Dating, & Relationships

by Joe Biel Author and Faith G. Harper, PhD, LPC-S, ACS, ACN Author

Ever since he came out as autistic, people have been contacting Joe to share their stories and ask questions. The most common question by far: How do I find a romantic partner? This zine gives some hard-won tips on topics like figuring out what you want out of a relationship, making friends, having good boundaries with your friends, the difference between flirting and harassment, how to have a fun date and get to know someone when eye contact and prolonged conversation aren't your strengths, how to express your needs and make sure you're hearing your partner when they express theirs, and how to maintain a healthy, happy long term relationship. Lots of life-saving info is packed into these pages! If you're on the spectrum, this is for you. If you're a neurotypical person with a partner on the spectrum, a zine just for you is coming soon.