Our Journey Through High Functioning Autism and Asperger Syndrome A Roadmap

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Published by Jessica Kingsley Publishers .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Coping with disability,
  • Coping with illness,
  • Paediatric medicine,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Psychiatry - General,
  • Autism,
  • Medical,
  • Family / Parenting / Childbirth,
  • Family & Relationships,
  • Children with Special Needs,
  • Parenting - General,
  • Patients,
  • Parent memoirs,
  • Asperger"s syndrome,
  • Autistic children,
  • Family relationships,
  • Parents of autistic children

Edition Notes

Book details

ContributionsTony Attwood (Foreword), Liane Holliday Willey (Foreword), Linda Andron (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8977101M
ISBN 101853029475
ISBN 109781853029479

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If this is the first time you use this feature, you will be asked to authorise. Completely revised with the latest research and clinical strategies, this is the authoritative volume on Asperger syndrome (now part of DSM-5 autism spectrum disorder).

Considered the definitive reference since its initial publication, the book focuses on how to assess each child or adolescent's needs and provide effective interventions in the areas of communication, behavior, and academic and 5/5(1).

This study builds on previous survey research by the investigators (Benford, ), as well as anecdotal reports, which imply that, despite having social interaction and communication difficulties, internet communication (via email, chat rooms, newsgroups and bulletin boards) is welcomed by some people with high functioning autism (HFA) or Asperger syndrome (AS).

Through our comprehensive neuropsychological testing, we evaluate a person’s thinking skills by measuring and identifying the cognitive, motor, behavioral and linguistic impairment and functioning. Treatment requires communication training and behavioral therapy to help people with Aspergers or other high-functioning autism to socialize better.

High-functioning autism isn’t a medical term, but many people still use it. We’ll explain what it usually means and how it’s different from and similar to Asperger’s syndrome.

We’ll also. The precise relationship between high-functioning autism and Asperger Syndrome is still a subject of debate. This volume provides a general overview of the disorder and present diverse opinions on diagnosis and assessment, neuropsychological issues, treatment, and related conditions.

A special section features personal essays by individuals diagnosed with autism or Asperger Syndrome. The stated goal of A Parent's Guide is to help parents give their children with Asperger Syndrome or High-Functioning Autism (AS/HFA) the best chance possible for a full and happy life.

This is an ambitious goal. However, the authors have succeeded in translating this goal into concrete terms and strategies that address the gifts and challenges that children of all ages with AS/HFA face. The AHA Association [Asperger Syndrome and High Functioning Autism Association] serves individuals with Asperger syndrome and related conditions, their families, and the professionals who serve alongside them, providing crucial resources and support as they face challenges, build on their strengths and fulfill their potential.

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Over 50 years ago, Austrian pediatrician, Hans Asperger, revealed to the medical and scientific community a form of high-functioning Autism later named Asperger Syndrome.

These people have always been viewed as eccentric or odd displaying repetitive behaviors and totally lacking in. Asperger syndrome is considered a disorder at the higher end of the autistic continuum.

Comparing individuals within this continuum, Van Krevelen (cited in Wing, l99l) noted that the low-functioning child with autism "lives in a world of his own," whereas the higher functioning child with autism "lives in our world but in his own way" (p). There is a greatly feared scenario among families who have a child diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD)or Asperger’s syndrome.

It goes like this: A young man diagnosed with high-functioning autism is pulled over for speeding. As the trooper approaches the. Autism spectrum conditions (ASC) are characterized by difficulties in social interaction and impaired communication, alongside unusually narrow interests and repetitive, stereotyped behaviour (DSM-IV).

Asperger syndrome (AS), a subcategory of ASC, differs from other autism conditions by lack of any delay in language and cognitive development.

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