Debbie - Interview 19- Life on the autism spectrum
Age at interview: 44
Age at diagnosis: 35
Brief outline: Debbie was diagnosed with Asperger syndrome when she was 35 years old after experiencing bullying in the workplace. She now does voluntary work and looks after the home for her father.
Background: Debbie, a full time homemaker, lives with her father and is 44 years old. Ethnic background/nationality' White British.
- Age at interview:
- Age at diagnosis:
- Debbie, a full time homemaker, lives with her father and is 44 years old. Ethnic background/nationality' White British.
I told the man in charge, you know the type of difficulties that I had and the kind of support that I needed, but it just seemed, he just wouldn’t listen you know. I felt as though it all fell on deaf ears, which was very distressing for me.
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