Detecting early signs of Autism in children

This article is aimed at parents that are concerned that their children may have Autism or Aspergers Syndrome. We strongly recommend you get yourself a FREE copy of Autism Parenting Magazine, the magazine features Autism Therapies, practical solutions and monthly news.   Leslie burby who is one of the regular contributors of this site has just released Read More

AQ Test now available as a mobile application on ios and android

Apologies for the lack of blog posts recently, we have been working on an exciting project which has kept us busy. After a few months work we are pleased to announce the release of the Asperger’s Test Site application for iPhone, iPad and Android.   (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});   We know from running the Test Site Read More

Diagnosing Autism in Children

  We get a lot of questions from parents who are struggling to find an official diagnosis from a Pediatrician after taking the Autism Test on our website. Here was a question that we received recently from one of our blog readers who gave us permission to publicly use the question. It was also answered in Issue Read More

Why Asperger’s Hasn’t Existed since May 2013

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});   Yes the title sounds odd. Having talked previously about getting an official diagnosis, we are now saying it has gone away. However things are not quite that simple. It simply got reclassified into something else (at least for official purposes). Let me explain: DSM version 5 (DSM-V) was modified to Read More

Autism vs Aspergers Syndrome

Leo Kanner was the first person to describe the nature of Autism and its symptoms almost sixty years ago.  Later, Hans Asperger wrote about a condition, which was first termed autistic psychopathology and is now known as Asperger’s Syndrome. Though there were similarities in the two discoveries, Asperger claimed that his disorder was not a Read More

Getting an Official Aspergers Diagnosis

In this post we will discuss the issues and techniques surrounding diagnosis of Asperger’s Syndrome. The issue has become a bit of a minefield with many general practitioners refusing to allow people the opportunity for an official diagnosis. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Many people have already taken the free online AQ Test, which will Read More

Aspergers Checklist

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); We recently discovered this Aspergers Checklist which gives a good level of detail into diagnosis of Aspergers. One of the interesting things it mentions is that Aspergers Syndrome is particularly difficult to diagnose in younger children and toddlers. It includes a number of factors which would not normally be used in the Read More