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I have suspected my son of having HFA/Asperger's as well as
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My son was diagnosed with Asperger's by a Developmental
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Hi, my son has just been diagnosed with PDD-NOS. He has higher functioning Autism. He has many of the Aspergers traits but he is more social (i.e. he seeks social interaction, makes eye contact, likes… read more
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