What looks like antisocial behavior results from being too affected by others’ emotions—the opposite of indifference.

According to the intense world perspective, however, warmth isn’t incompatible with autism. What looks like antisocial behavior results from being too affected by others’ emotions—the opposite of indifference.

via The Boy Whose Brain Could Unlock Autism — Matter — Medium.

Very interesting article, mentioning other children who were diagnosed with Asperger’s at the same age as my teen.

I definitely agree. Far too much empathy, an ability to identify people’s intentions, perceptive to the point of it seeming weird.

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