Jun 12, · Main Asperger’s symptom in adults. Not every people experience the symptom in the same wayThe symptoms of high-functioning ASD in adults can be divided into three areas: 1. Emotional and behavioral symptom. The emotional and behavioral symptom has been categorized into four they are: Repetitive behaviors: It is a common symptom of ASD. May 05, · An adult with Asperger’s may have difficulty with verbal and nonverbal communication. In , the American Psychiatric Association classified Asperger’s syndrome under Author: Jayne Leonard.
The AANE Adult Services team is here to help you feel connected, understood, and empowered. Learning, community building, and problem solving for individuals with Asperger Syndrome (Asperger's), Autism / ASD, and similar profiles who are over 18 and post-high school. Asperger's syndrome is a neurobiological disorder considered to be part of the autism spectrum. The exact cause of the condition is unknown, although many experts believe there is a hereditary component. Asperger's syndrome can affect people of all races and socioeconomic backgrounds, although it is three to four times more common among men.
May 29, · People with Asperger’s syndrome tend to be higher functioning than other individuals on the autism spectrum. Aspergers in adults is typically seen as an individual with an above average intellectual ability paired with severely inadequate social skills and often an all-absorbing, obsessive interest in particular topics. For more than two decades, AANE staff have learned about the talents and struggles of adults with Asperger profiles. Working closely and talking extensively with adults with Asperger’s, ranging in age from 18 to 83, along with their parents, relatives, and spouses, we have together explored successful strategies for addressing the challenges of Autism Spectrum.