Asperger's syndrome: How 'Aspie' diagnosis slipped past world expert Tony Attwood
How did a world expert in autism miss a diagnosis right under his nose?
That's the question that Professor Tony Attwood still mulls over and deeply regrets.
The clinical psychologist is recognised as a leading authority in the diagnosis and management of Asperger's syndrome.
But all his skills and research couldn't help his son Will.
It was only when the 35-year-old ended up with an overwhelming drug addiction and in jail for burglary that Professor Attwood had a sudden insight.
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- 25th September 2017