Zoom Autism Magazine Issue 6 - Page 40

ZOOM IN Redefining Marriage in a Neurodiverse Family BY DENA GASSNER, MSW M any people have ideas of what marriage is. Some anticipate a fairy tale experience where partners are happy and loving and anticipating each other’s every need. Some expect constant passion, intimacy, agreement and unconditional family support. The reality is that each marriage and relationship is unique and in a continua