Asperger Syndrome affects an individual's social and cognitive understanding. We've partnered with the Autism Society to bring articles on the most pressing topics to help those affected by this complex condition.
What is Asperger Syndrome?
Asperger Syndrome involves difficulties with social interaction and communication.
Youth with Asperger Syndrome can learn skills to help them more easily navigate the social world.
A combination of interventions are most effective in supporting youth with Asperger Syndrome.
Meltdown behavior is quite common for those with Asperger Syndrome (AS). And, indeed, the most frequently asked question...Source: Autism Society
Although distinct differences exist in the skills of typical boys and girls in the area of cognition, communication and...Source: Autism Society
It’s a giant oversimplification to assume that autism spectrum disorders, including Asperger Syndrome (AS), and...Source: Autism Society
Research findings indicate that children on the autism spectrum, including those with Asperger’s Syndrome, have...Source: Autism Society
Guest EditorBrenda Smith Myles, Ph.D.
Dr. Smith Myles is a consultant with the Ziggurat Group and Chief of Programs and Development for the Autism Society. She is also the recipient of the 2004 Autism Society Outstanding Professional Award and the 2006 Princeton Fellowship Award.