Aspergers Articles

Asperger's syndrome is a kind of autism that's often associated with people who are extremely accomplished in fields ranging from music to mathematics. On the other side of the ledger, some persons affected by Asperger's often have difficulty in forming relationships or behaving appropriately in some social situations. Additionally, effective communication can be difficult and lead to problems in daily life.

Asperger's is often not diagnosed until someone starts experiencing serious difficulties at school or work, and remains poorly understood outside of the mental health profession. If you think you, or perhaps your child, may be affected by Asperger's, reading the following articles can give you some much needed perspective.

Famous People With Asperger’s Syndrome

What is Asperger’s Syndrome? Asperger Syndrome is part of the autism spectrum disorder that is considered a subtype of autism. It was named after Hans Asperger, who labeled it...

Asperger’s Vs. Autism: What Does The Diagnosis Mean?

Many people don’t even know what Asperger’s really is because it’s something that isn’t talked about on its own much. Instead, most people simply talk about autism. The truth is...

What Do I Need To Know About Dating Someone With Asperger’s?

Dating is a natural process for most people, but have you ever thought about all the non-verbal clues that go along with romantic relationships? One person notices something...

The Top Signs Of Asperger’s And Depression

The symptoms of Asperger’s syndrome may point to a predisposition; people with this disorder may also suffer from depression. Asperger’s and depression share similarities...

What Is Asperger’s Syndrome: Everything You Need To Know

In 2013, the diagnosis of Asperger Syndrome (AS) was removed from the 5th edition of Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-V), published by the American...

Answers To Your Top Questions About Aspergers In Adults

Do you feel like you make a lot of social gaffs or often feel out of place around others? Many Asperger’s adults report feelings of loneliness or being misunderstood, or just...

Can Someone Have Both Asperger’s And Depression?

For reasons that many either do not understand, or otherwise disagree, Asperger’s syndrome was removed as a separate disorder from the DSM-V-TR and included with the cluster...

Asperger’s Test: The First Step To Diagnosis

There are many Asperger’s tests, quizzes, and resources available online for adults who think that they or someone they know might have Asperger’s.Asperger’s Syndrome (AS), also...

Asperger’s In Children: Does My Child Have The Symptoms?

Children with Asperger disorder face special challenges in life, so seeking a diagnosis on the autism spectrum is crucial if you suspect your child has the condition. If you’re...

Early Signs Of Asperger’s: When To Seek Help

Autism awareness is on the rise, and, as a consequence, diagnosing children with autism spectrum disorders is easier than ever. Pediatricians and parents recognize delays...

Identifying Asperger’s Treatment That Works

When you are looking for a treatment for Asperger’s, it is often going to involve improving the ability of your child to interact with others so that he is able to function in...

Asperger's syndrome is a kind of double-edged sword, with sufferers showing exceptional skills in, for example, language but finding it difficult to cope in other ways. Even in severe cases, however, it is possible to learn new habits and adaptations that will be of great benefit in daily life. Speaking with a licensed counselor can provide the support and expertise needed by anyone struggling with this disorder.
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