The Badge of Asperger’s: My Path to Engineering

Bryan Kelly discusses how, after years of struggling with Asperger’s Syndrome, he was finally able to find success. — Matt Rozsa, an editor at The Good Men Project, requested an essay on how I discovered my passion for computers. My early life was rather difficult. Neither of my parents had any business having children.  We, […]

Being a PhD Student with Asperger’s Syndrome

Matthew Rozsa discusses a struggle unique to autistic individuals in PhD programs.

#MisfitsUnite!—An Aspie’s Call for Social Change

Matthew Rozsa discusses why people with Asperger’s Syndrome, and all so-called “misfits,” need to unite. — I’ve been writing about living with Asperger’s Syndrome for more than three years, and during that time I have received a curious response from many readers outside of the HFA (or high-functioning autism) community. Although many of them strongly identify […]

On Autism and Loneliness

Matthew Rozsa discusses a broader lesson he has learned from having autism.

How To Be Less Awkward

“Be yourself” and “Just relax” are useless advice for awkward people. Instead, here’s some clear, simple guidelines.

3 Lessons Everyone Can Learn from the Impending ‘Autism Tsunami’

With over a million U.S. children with autism approaching adulthood, Matthew Rozsa looks at impact of the coming wave.

3 Things I Want You to Know About Asperger’s Syndrome

Matthew Rozsa shares his experience and perspective to help “neurotypicals” understand high-functioning autism.

How Autism Holds The Answers To Depression And Mental Illness

Can knowledge and understanding of Autism lead to more effective mental health support? Andrew Lawes believes so.

What I’ve Learned About Autism From My Son

Anthony Goulet learned to see the world through his son’s eyes and what he saw was something he wished he could share with the world.

Dad of Divas: The Interview

Q: What advice would you give to other fathers? A: A vasectomy is waaay cheaper than kids!

The Guy Having a Panic Attack

Suffering from panic attacks since college has been bad enough. Even more difficult is the thought that my kids will inherit them.

Our Football Picks, Week 3: One-Question Quiz

Fill in the blank: Washington Redskins QB Robert Griffin III became the first ever quarterback ______________ to start an NFL game.

Some Good Men Bite

Through her relationship with her brother, Rachel Peck looks to examine and even change the definition of “good men” in the world.

Three Things We Can Learn From Mitt Romney about Bullying

Mitt Romney stands accused of homophobic bullying in high school. Jeremy Adam Smith looks at the positive lessons can we draw from the story.

What the Hell Do You Do When You Realize Your Husband Has Asperger’s?

David Finch’s talks how to be a good husband, whether you realize at 30 you are on the spectrum or not.

That Time I Couldn’t Compromise My Principles

“My need for a community subsided as my backbone for being a man grew stronger. It was clear that in spite of losing my friends and my dream I had something I never had before: my voice.”