Characteristics of asperger syndromeCCharacteristics of asperger syndromeCharacteristics of asperger syndromeEnglishNeurologyChild (0-12 years)NANervous systemConditions and diseasesAdult (19+)NA2009-03-09T04:00:00ZJanice Mulligan MSW, RSWRadha MacCulloch, MSWWendy Roberts MD. FRCPCLee Steel10.000000000000046.0000000000000226.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>Provides information about asperger syndrome, which is a type of autism.</p><br><p>Asperger syndrome is part of the autism spectrum. Children with Asperger syndrome have average intelligence and almost typical language development. However, they have social and communication problems and limited interests.</p><h2> Key points </h2><ul><li> Children with Asperger syndrome are on the autism spectrum. </li><li> Children with Asperger syndrome can be very intelligent, but often have problems learning to interact with others or understanding people's viewpoints and emotions. </li><li> Children with Asperger's often repeat themselves. </li></ul>
Caractéristiques du syndrome d’AspergerCCaractéristiques du syndrome d’AspergerCharacteristics of Asperger SyndromeFrenchNeurologyChild (0-12 years)NANervous systemConditions and diseasesAdult (19+)NA2009-03-09T04:00:00ZJanice Mulligan MSW, RSWRadha MacCulloch, MSWWendy Roberts MD. FRCPCLee Steel10.000000000000046.0000000000000226.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p> Présente des renseignements au sujet du syndrome d'Asperger, qui est une forme d'autisme.</p><p>Le syndrome d’Asperger fait partie du spectre autistique. Les enfants atteints du syndrome d’Asperger ont une intelligence moyenne et un développement du langage presque normal. Cependant, ils ont des problèmes d’interaction sociale et de communication et des intérêts limités.<br></p><h2>À retenir </h2> <ul><li> Les enfants atteints du syndrome d'Asperger font partie du spectre autistique. </li> <li> Les enfants atteints du syndrome d'Asperger peuvent être très intelligents, mais ils éprouvent souvent des problèmes d’interaction avec les autres ou à saisir les points de vue et les émotions des autres personnes.</li> <li> Les enfants atteints du syndrome d'Asperger se répètent souvent. </li> </ul>

 

 

Characteristics of asperger syndrome1495.00000000000Characteristics of asperger syndromeCharacteristics of asperger syndromeCEnglishNeurologyChild (0-12 years)NANervous systemConditions and diseasesAdult (19+)NA2009-03-09T04:00:00ZJanice Mulligan MSW, RSWRadha MacCulloch, MSWWendy Roberts MD. FRCPCLee Steel10.000000000000046.0000000000000226.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>Provides information about asperger syndrome, which is a type of autism.</p><br><p>Asperger syndrome is part of the autism spectrum. Children with Asperger syndrome have average intelligence and almost typical language development. However, they have social and communication problems and limited interests.</p><h2> Key points </h2><ul><li> Children with Asperger syndrome are on the autism spectrum. </li><li> Children with Asperger syndrome can be very intelligent, but often have problems learning to interact with others or understanding people's viewpoints and emotions. </li><li> Children with Asperger's often repeat themselves. </li></ul> <h2>Social communication differences</h2><p>Children with Asperger syndrome often struggle with living, playing, and working with others. Although children with Asperger syndrome may be very intelligent, they often have problems learning to interact with others. This can interfere with making friends.</p><p>Children with Asperger syndrome may have trouble understanding other people’s viewpoints and emotions. This is especially true with people they do not know well. This can be particularly difficult for school-aged children who are meeting and being forced to interact with children in the classroom and school yard every day. </p><h2>Repetitive behaviour or "insistence on sameness"</h2><p>Children with Asperger syndrome often demonstrate repetition in either words or actions. Many children with Asperger syndrome become experts on limited topics, for example, maps of transportation systems or 50s rock and roll music. They may learn detailed information about a topic and repeat it over and over again.</p><p>They may have problems taking turns. When they are talking to others, they may not realize that other people also need to be able to talk about their interests.</p><p>The term "sticky" is sometimes used for this type of behaviour. For example, Betty gets stuck on talking about her interest in bugs. </p><p>They may also become stuck on emotions. For example, Andrew gets stuck on being angry that peers break classroom rules.</p>https://assets.aboutkidshealth.ca/AKHAssets/characteristics_of_asperger_syndrome.jpgCharacteristics of asperger syndrome

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