Jul 17, 2019 · Asperger's disorder is a syndrome that typically appears first in childhood, and is primarily characterized by a person's difficulty in everyday social interactions with others. Learn more about Author: Steve Bressert, Ph.D.
Studies show that Asperger’s Syndrome is one of the fastest growing mental health conditions in the United States. Upwards of 2,000,000 adults are likely to have been diagnosed with this condition, close to a 100% increase in the last decade.
May 10, 2019 · Asperger’s syndrome (AS) is considered to be on the mild end of a group of neurological disorders known as autism spectrum disorders. AS cannot be Author: Darla Burke.
Jun 23, 2017 · Today, Asperger's syndrome is technically no longer a diagnosis on its own. It is now part of a broader category called autism spectrum disorder (ASD). This group of related mental health issues.
Sep 10, 2019 · We use the term Asperger's syndrome here, as many still do when referring to this condition. But know that it is now considered a mild or high-functioning type of autism, so clinicians in the United States refer to it as an autism spectrum disorder (ASD).