9 Ways to Help Kids With Asperger's Achieve Success
5. Encourage Him to Engage Socially
Sensitivity to social challenges makes children feel different. It is not uncommon for a child with Asperger syndrome to feel depressed and guilty, blaming himself for unsuccessful social interactions.
Help your child learn social cues. Encourage him to look at your face when the two of you are talking, and explain how this helps you know that he's listening to you.