Dating for aspies
Even so it was a delicate dance of "how much do you think you empathize with others?
" "Do you think manipulation is an appropriate tool for social encounters?
To illustrate this point, I’ve posted some graphs – all from formally diagnosed aspies – below.
For instance, I have only once revealed myself to someone I had just met, but it was obvious from our conversational topics that if he weren't a sociopath, he was something akin to it.
The Reading the Mind in the Eyes test, which shows thirty close-up photographs of people’s eyes only.
Many of the pictures were stereotypical, and thus easy to guess, but it should give an overall idea of ability.
You need to complete both tests before you get your score.
The drawback is that some faces are easy to work out by elimination, and many voices can be guessed from the words spoken; but overall, it’s an interesting assessment.Broadly speaking, they probably do give a good idea of whether or not to pursue an assessment, but don’t let them become a source of anxiety either way.