The following 30 questions may be useful to understand if you are experiencing some of the common behaviours and thoughts associated with being on the Autistic Spectrum.
The questions are based on an evidence-based screening tool – the Autism Spectrum Quotient – but are indicative only and do not form a formal diagnosis.
This test is designed for people over 16 only. Please do not take the test if you are aged under 16.
There is no need to be ashamed if you are having a tough time. Answer the questions as honestly as possible.
No one will see your test results but you. Unless you choose to save or share them.
How much do the following statements apply to you.
References: S. Baron-Cohen, S. Wheelwright, R. Skinner, J. Martin and E. Clubley, (2001) The Autism Spectrum Quotient (AQ) : Evidence from Asperger Syndrome/High Functioning Autism, Males and Females, Scientists and Mathematicians Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders 31:5-17