Update: Jan. 30
The Huffington Post has reproduced a Scientific American article by Ferris Jabr that gives more details explaining the pattern change in definitions from DSM-IV to DSM-5. I like the word "kerfuffle". There is some "grandfathering" of previous patients. The link to the story is here.
Here's a long piece in the Los Angeles Times by Alan Zarembo about autistic adults "hiding in plain sight", Dec. 16, 2011, link.
Here's another video I took from Occupy Congress Tuesday: