Asperger Syndrome or High-Functioning Autism?
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 result is a comprehensive and useful survey of the current state of the field that will be of great interest to clinicians, teachers, researchers, and parents.
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The AS diagnosis also raises important issuesin the classificationof mental disorders. Is there a distinction between AS andHFA?If the answer isno, what are the consequences forboth research and treatment?
Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders (4th ed.). Washington, DC: Author. Gillberg,I. C., & Gillberg, C. (1989). Asperger syndrome—some epidemiological considerations:A research note. Journal of Child Psychology and ...
Taking a retrospective view, it seems likely that some peoplein the old mental hospitals diagnosed as having “catatonic schizophrenia” had Asperger syndrome with catatonia developing in adolescence. Some individuals develop symptoms of ...
Asperger syndrome appeared for the first time in the latest versions ofthe International Classification of Diseases, 10th edition (ICD10) (WHO, 1993)and the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 4th edition (DSMIV) (APA ...
Psychiatrists concerned with mental illness in adults, who previously knewof autism only as a disorder of childhood, are becoming aware that autistic conditions, such as Asperger described, can present as psychiatric disorders in adult ...
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DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS AND COMORBIDITY
Asperger Syndrome and Nonverbal Learning Disabilities
DIAGNOSTIC DEFINITIONS AND ISSUES