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examples of aspergers syndrome behaviors

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Dr. Barbara Lavi
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Aspergers is a mild: Form of autism. Autism is a disorder that interferes with a person's ability to communicate or relate to others whichs starts early in childhood. Whe ... Read More
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Mild autism: There's no pill / cure so whether it's even worth diagnosing is moot. Get help with social skills that others learn naturally. Choose a strength / end ... Read More

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Dr. William Singer
51 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Asperger's disorder: There is no associated disorders associated with asperger's disorder that would shorten a person's life expectency.
Dr. Laurence Pezor
39 years experience Child Psychiatry
No.: Asperger's syndrome (which actually no longer a diagnosis in the new dsm-v) is an autisitc spectrum disorder characterized by poor social skills, a la ... Read More
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Dr. Caroline Cribari
23 years experience Psychiatry
NOT DIRECTLY: Depression in asperger's often relates to social isolation and self esteem issues. In teens, suicidal thoughts have been found to occur in up to 50% o ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
36 years experience Child Psychiatry
Asperger's : The patient should get a comprehensive evaluation. This should include psychological testing and cognitive testing. It should also include physical an ... Read More
Dr. Rudolf Brutoco
44 years experience Child Psychiatry
Maybe with Oxytocin: Early trials with oxytocin have been encouraging. It will take some time however, for this treatment to effectively go mainstream.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eliezer Schwartz
43 years experience Clinical Psychology
OASIS;MAAP: Usually, patients, family and friends can benefit from the support, advice, education and guidance of established organizations and associations. Oas ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
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No: It is a developmental disorder that is life-long. You cannot come down with it later in life. Best wishes.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carla Enriquez
50 years experience Pediatrics
Many ways: Be sure of the diagnosis. You should be under the care of a doctor & therapist experienced in treating aspies. Take pride in your individuality. Talk ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lisa Rankin
25 years experience ADHD and Autism
Several: Aspergers is an autism spectrum disorder in which the most significant difficulty is with social interactions although the level and type of difficult ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eliezer Schwartz
43 years experience Clinical Psychology
Seek expert advice.: The specific signs and symptoms of asperger's can be shared by many other conditions, with various causes. It is very important to seek expert advice ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
Asperger's: Asperger's is a type of developmental disorder related to autism. In it there are problems with social skills; difficulty initiating and maintaining ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Colin Kerr
44 years experience Family Medicine
Asperger's syndrome: Actually, the process is pretty much the same as for a person without asperger's syndrome. Either you do like someone or you don't. We don't usually h ... Read More
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