Adult asbergers

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Most adults with AS have few cognitive or language skill delays. In fact, you may have above-average intelligence. However, adults with AS may experience other symptoms. Many of these can significantly affect daily life.

[Self-Test] Autism Spectrum Disorder in Adults

10 Characteristics of a Person with Asperger's Syndrome

Affected individuals display considerably impaired capacity for social interaction, unusual special interests, and a tendency towards ritualized behavior. Furthermore, the authors report their personal experience at a special clinic for adults. The precise etiology is still unknown, but a multifactorial origin with genetic, neurobiological, and psychosocial components appears probable. Although no specific, empirically tested treatment concepts have yet been established, psychotherapeutic elements structuring and directive interventions seem to be helpful, together with pharmacotherapy—if indicated—in the presence of comorbidity.

Understanding Asperger’s Symptoms in Adults

Clinical experience has identified that the majority of such adolescents and young adults would like a romantic relationship. However, there is remarkably little research examining this aspect of autism spectrum disorders ASDs or strategies to facilitate successful relationships. Typical children do this naturally and have practised relationship skills with family members and friends for many years before applying these abilities to achieve a successful romantic relationship. They also can have an extreme sensitivity to particular sensory experiences. To achieve a successful relationship, a person also needs to understand and respect him- or herself.
Maybe they are even in your family. They are often physically awkward and socially tactless. They seem to be perfectionists but often live in chaos.