Asperger's syndrome

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a psychiatric disorder usually noted during early school years

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Around the same time, Austrian paediatrician Hans Asperger published the first description of Asperger's syndrome, based on his observations of four boys who showed a lack of empathy for others and had difficulty forming friendships.
As a 17-year-old with Asperger's syndrome, Del Capp has a hard time relating to anyone--especially his father, who just wants Del to be "normal.
Not everyone with Asperger's syndrome will find these things difficult because everyone with Asperger's syndrome is different.
Critique: Exceptionally well written, organized and presented, "Beyond Rain Man: What One Psychologist Learned Raising a Son on the Autism Spectrum" by school psychologist with three decades of experience working in public schools in Northern California is especially recommended for parents and the care providers of children with Asperger's Syndrome.
Helping Adults with Asperger's Syndrome Get & Stay Hired is, perhaps, one of the most important Asperger's adult guides on the market today.
Bissonnette, a career development coach specializing in adults with Asperger's syndrome and non-verbal learning disorder who provides training and consultation to employers, offers a guide for parents, employers, and career counseling and coaching professionals on helping individuals with Asperger's find and keep a job.
Asperger Syndrome (World Health Organization [WHO], 2010) is also known as Asperger's syndrome (Wing, 1981, 1998), high-functioning autism (Boucher, 2009), and Asperger's disorder (American Psychiatric Association [APA], 2000).
During an interview with the Observer, the 52-year-old singer, who found fame after appearing on Britain's Got Talent, said that she had visited a specialist in Scotland, who told her that her IQ was above average, but she had Asperger's syndrome, the Independent reported.
This book on understanding Asperger's syndrome is a must for parents and teachers to read, have readily available on their shelf, and to share with school children and siblings alike.
Taylor Jane, a young woman with Asperger's syndrome, travels to the south of France with her mother to work for the summer.
The goal of USAAA is to “Provide the Opportunity” for individuals with Autism, Asperger's Syndrome, and Pervasive Developmental Disorders to achieve their fullest potential.
Asperger's Syndrome Parents Support Group for parents of children with Asperger's syndrome, 6:15-7:45 p.
99) EDWARD Stanton is a 39-year-old with Asperger's syndrome and obsessive compulsive disorder.
A MAN who battled bullies and abuse for much of his life before being diagnosed with Asperger's syndrome has been nominated for a national award which celebrates inspirational people who use digital technology to benefit their community.