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What are the tests for asperger's syndrome?

What are the tests for asperger's syndrome?

Depends on age: Testing for these disorders involves a combination of questions to parents and teachers plus some direct psychological assessment of the child or adult. There are no established laboratory tests for making the diagnosis. Some of the questions are easy to misunderstand or overinterpret, so it it important to work with someone with experience in diagnosing autism. ...Read more

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Dr. Johanna Fricke
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Asperger Syndrome (Definition)

Asperger's syndrome is a developmental disorder affecting a person's ability to socialize and communicate effectively. Common symptoms include unusual nonverbal communication, not being sensitive of others' feelings, having difficulty understanding humor, and speaking ...Read more


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Which tests are done to see if someone has aspergers syndrome?

No tests required: It's made on the history and talking to the person. Most aspies are troubled & perplexed by their inability to fit in, and will welcome a chance to learn better social skills so that their advantages (strong science focus, etc.) can benefit themselves and others. The rapid mechanical speech and the failure at team / coordination sports also help. ...Read more

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I might be suffering from aspergers syndrome. I want to take a test, where can I do this?

Psych. Evaluation : A psychiatric evaluation or psychological testing will help diagnose this for you. Good luck, . ...Read more

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I scored too low on tests on internet to have aspergers. I was a nevrotypic but no one of my phsyciatist want to test me again. Can i grow out of it?

It's a continuum: The fact that you feel you have symptoms is where you should focus. Work on addressing the symptoms rather than applying a label or diagnosis. ...Read more

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What should I expect from the test for aspergers syndrome?

Depends: There are several screening tests that can be used and they usually involve a series of direct questions to parents and care givers as well as direct interactions and observations of the patient. After the screening is scored the likelihood of the patient having the disorder is determined. The screening may take some time to be scored and is usually done after the patient has left. ...Read more

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Could there be a formal, "hard test" for asperger's syndrome?

No: Nobody even knows what it is, and the only treatment that works is to learn some new skills which isn't a bad idea for most people. Poorly-coordinated, talk mechanically, good at some academic subjects, focused interests (often strange). Best rx is to learn to say nice things, get guidance reading people, strength / endurance sport, "relationships are more important than being right." has pluses. ...Read more

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Wanted to know where can I get a diagnosis test for aspergers?

At a psychiatrist : You should get an appointment for a psychiatric evaluation. That is how you get the diagnosis. ...Read more

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I just heard kinect can help diagnose autism. Are there tests like that for asperger's syndrome?

I just heard kinect can help diagnose autism. Are there tests like that for asperger's syndrome?

No: Are you asking about the xbox kinect? If so, there is no good evidence for help diagnosing anything as of yet! ...Read more

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They say my adflne is caused by a genetic alteration and maybe there's a connection with asperger, since the tests prove I have the symptoms. Correct?

Unclear: I hadn't heard of or seen that before, so i googled those letters: adflne and didn't come up with anything. Sorry. It may be a genetic marker, of which there are many different ones. Maybe a medical geneticist would know? Also, there really is not much that can actually be done to change the genes we have. Have you read: asperger syndrome by tony attwood? I think it's excellent. Best wishes. ...Read more