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I have a client (14 years old) who was unofficially
I have a client (14 years old) who was unofficially diagnosed with Aspergers when she was much younger. Her parents took her to a social group at that time. The young woman is struggling with friendsh… read more
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Stephanie Rosales, M.Ed., LEP
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Please can you help me. I am convinced that my son has
Hi, please can you help me. I am convinced that my son has aspergers but my doctor has brushed me off..he told me to write a diary but I do not really know what to put as when I write it it looks so r… read more
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mcphailsusan
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My grandson is 9 years old, he was 1.9 pounds at birth. His
My grandson is 9 years old, he was 1.9 pounds at birth. His twin sister lived for 12 days. He was diagnosed with Aspergers and ADHD at age 5. He is a sweet, intelligent, and compassionate boy. He has … read more
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Dr. Bonnie
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My son is 9, he has Aspergers, Tourette's' and ADHD.
My son is 9, he has Aspergers, Tourette's' and ADHD. Everyday is a battle to go to school. He has missed almost two weeks already. He cries and refuses to get on the bus or out of the car. He says his… read more
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Our 19 year old son most probably suffers from mild
Hello, Our 19 year old son most probably suffers from mild Asperger. He was a "totally normal" boy (can´t see any deviation in his development) until the age 14-15. He was very bright, shy but always … read more
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My almost 8 year old has been diagnosed with Aspergers but
My almost 8 year old has been diagnosed with Aspergers but it's hard for me to see it, because his teachers describe hiim in ways that I don't see at home. But because of the diagnosis him, I followed… read more
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I am trying to find out how to help my son with his issues.
I am trying to find out how to help my son with his issues. He likes to socialize with others, hates loud noises, is very impulsive, plays loud himself, wants everything his way, extremely energetic, … read more
Stephanie Rosales, M.Ed., LEP
Stephanie Rosales, M.Ed., LEP
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I'm the mother of a four year old boy with suspected
Hello my name is ***** ***** i'm the mother of a four year old boy with suspected aspergers syndrome. Ryan is very bright & smart but he has troubles making eye contact with other people ( he is fine … read more
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Special Education Teacher
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My son is 9 years old and was diagnosed with Asperger's at
Hi. My son is 9 years old and was diagnosed with Asperger's at age 7 due to significant negative interactions and acting out with other kids, anxiety, lack of eye contact, unusual behavior during rece… read more
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mcphailsusan
Special Education Teacher
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Our just turned 4 yr old daughter just received a diagnosis
Our just turned 4 yr old daughter just received a diagnosis of Asperger's. While I was quite prepared for that (have an elder boy on the spectrum), I was less prepared for her score on the WPSSI 111 b… read more
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mcphailsusan
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I have two nephews who seem to fit the Aspergers profile.
I have two nephews who seem to fit the Aspergers profile. One is 27 and the other is 21. Same father, different mothers. Difficult childhoods for both for different reasons, did not live together. The… read more
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mcphailsusan
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We have a 15 year old grandson,, who we know is not
We have a 15 year old grandson, Sam, who we know is not functioning as the normal 15 year old. We have known for years he was not as the other children i.e. small in stature, not maturing, somewhat ob… read more
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mcphailsusan
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My grandson was diagnosed with asperger's a month ago. He
My grandson was diagnosed with asperger's a month ago. He has been acting out in school, so his teacher makes him sit in the corner. She actually has her back to him. In addition he is not allowed to … read more
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Dr. Bonnie
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My son is 5 and a half years old and nearly through his
My son is 5 and a half years old and nearly through his first, reception year at school. His behaviour is very different to that of others in his class. He has always preferred to play on his own and … read more
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Raymond B., M.D.
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Aspergers students often display advanced abilities for
Aspergers students often display advanced abilities for their age in language, reading..." My son is 14 with a 2nd grade spelling rating, 4th grade reading rating, and 3rd grade reading comprehension … read more
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My 13yr old grandson desperately needs help. His aspergers
My 13yr old grandson desperately needs help. His aspergers has isolated him at school (he attends a small private school) and he has no friends. He has no interest in school work, although he is creat… read more
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mcphailsusan
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How much information do you think is appropriate to share
How much information do you think is appropriate to share initially with a 16 year old boy who most likely has AS in order to help him gain insight so that he might learn to adjust and adapt better so… read more
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mcphailsusan
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Our son is 28 years old and we are not certain if he has
Our son is 28 years old and we are not certain if he has Aspergers or not; however, he has suffered many of the problems common to Aspergers. Also, when I look back on his childhood, I see many of the… read more
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