Long story short, I have a 22 yr old son who has not lived with since he was 5 yrs old, he was statemented at school and had extra help. He went to the US with his father when he was 10 yrs old and has lived there for 10 yrs, whereupon he was also given special needs schooling within a normal school. He has always had difficulty socially and gets annoyed very easily, lots of other traits I could mention. He returned to me at Christmas and I am trying to help him as much as I can. I believe he certainly has traits of aspergers/autism and was wondering how to go about helping him. I tried my GP and asked for a referral to someone but because we went with a couple of things (needs to see a neurologist) he said he would prefer for that to looked at first. Should I go back and insist on seeing someone now, (neurologist appointment next wk now) and who do I ask for. I am very worried how his life is going to pane out, he is living with me again at the moment, but I know he wants a near normal life, he knows he struggles and cant always explain what he wants or the problems he is having, cant settle into work very easily, which is near impossible to get at the moment anyway, but who is going to give him a job as he his at present without any help in place. Some ideas would be great. Thank you
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