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Can anyone give me a detailed description of traits for aspergers that are commonly found in teens?

Can anyone give me a detailed description of traits for aspergers that are commonly found in teens?

Not room for details: Autism spectrum disorders including asperger's disorder are developmental brain disorders. These individuals have difficulty with social skills that interfere with their ability to function normally. Many different characteristics can be present. Difficulty with conversation, inability to think abstractly, repetitive movements and verbalizations, sensory processing problems, etc... ...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 can I do to make my asperger's child eat?

What can I do to make my asperger's child eat?

Picky Eating: This can be brutal but is easily treatable. Try these videos for some help! it's all about food chaining. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3c_sahznatc&playnext=1&list=plvrsnw1jvmxsrcw0hsky218dqc2c7ejor&feature=results_main. ...Read more

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Can people with asperger's syndrome be asexual?

Yes: Most, but not all individuals with asperger's syndrome appear to have a relatively low sex drive; some, however, actually become preoccupied with sex. Social relationships are typically quite difficult for the individuals, and the drive to connect romantically with another person may seem too overwhelming to consider. ...Read more

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How can I find out if my child has asperger’s syndrome

How can I find out if my child has asperger’s syndrome

Aspergers: Seek out a licensed psychologist who is familiar with the spectrum. Here is a video on assessment http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g7ke5d_115e and here is my take on asperger's. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xg1ngp1ngds. ...Read more

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I need to know who can I ask for asperger's diagnosis?

Careful evaluation: I would recommend a careful psychiatric evaluation, possibly supported by psychological or neuropsychological testing and some developmental history from your parents if possible. ...Read more

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Are men or women more likely to have aspergers syndrome?

Are men or women more likely to have aspergers syndrome?

Asperger's Syndrome: Most resources say that men are more likely to have asperger's syndrome than women. I've seen ratios from 4:1 all the way to 10:1. ...Read more

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What are the most common symptoms of asperger's syndrome?

What are the most common symptoms of asperger's syndrome?

Autism spectrum: Long list of symptoms (patient can exhibit some and not others). Typically it affects social interaction: difficulty forming relationships, poor eye contact, repetitive gestures, withdrawn, inflexible routines, etc. Do not have mental retardation or delay in verbal language development. Restricted obsessive interests. Aka high functioning autism. This website has more http://www.Aspergers.Com/. ...Read more

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I'm curious what occurs after i get diagnosed with aspergers?

I'm curious what occurs after i get diagnosed with aspergers?

Education is: Needed for you and your loved ones. A mental health professional who works a lot with asperger syndrome folks can be of great help. Peace and good health. ...Read more