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Just curious- what is Asperger's? My friend's little girl is autistic-is it kind of like that?

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Asked by dez1379 at 10:44 PM on Nov. 26, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • It's a high functioning form of Autism.

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 10:46 PM on Nov. 26, 2010

  • Yes. Asperger's is a high functioning form of Autism. Mostly social issues.

    Answer by TARARENEE at 10:46 PM on Nov. 26, 2010

  • The ladies answered you very well. The best site I know of to find information is Good luck!

    Answer by Robsmommy at 10:50 PM on Nov. 26, 2010

  • usually high functioning, usually has great language skills, but poor social skills, like can not read a persons facial expression or body language, usually high IQ, but does not understand social norms-maybe clothes worn for days on end, or what to not say in conversation

    it is in autism spectrum

    Answer by fiatpax at 10:52 PM on Nov. 26, 2010

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