This developmental disorder affects children and adults and can present Asperger syndrome is evident in childhood, but it also presents undiagnosed in.
Asperger’s syndrome is a neurobiological, developmental disorder related to autism. People with Asperger’s syndrome tend to be higher functioning than other individuals on the autism spectrum. Now, the subtypes are folded into one diagnosis known as autism spectrum disorder (ASD).
What is Asperger syndrome? Asperger syndrome was a unique diagnosis listed in the American Psychiatric Association’s Diagnosis and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) until 2013, when all forms of autism were combined under one umbrella diagnosis, autism spectrum.
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