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Asperger Syndrome  External Link

Asperger Syndrome is a developmental disorder falling within the autistic spectrum affecting two-way social interaction, verbal and nonverbal communication and a reluctance to accept change, inflexibi... Details >

MAAP Services for Autism & Asperger Syndrome  External Link

Asperger Syndrome (AS)  External Link

Asperger syndrome (AS) is a neurobiological disorder that is part of a group of conditions called autism spectrum disorders. Learn about sign and symptoms, diagnosis, treatments and how to help your c... Details >

Nemours Foundation  External Link

Asperger Syndrome Fact Sheet

Asperger Syndrome (AS) is an autism spectrum disorder (ASD), one of a distinct group of neurological conditions characterized by a greater or lesser degree of impairment in language and communication ... Details >

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health

Autism in Children and Adolescents  External Link

This is one of a series of fact sheets on the mental, emotional, and behavior disorders that can appear in childhood or adolescence. Autism is one of the mental, emotional, and behavior disorders that... Details >

SAMHSA's National Mental Health Information Center, Center for Mental Health Services

Autism Source  External Link

Search nationwide autism-related services and supports by location or service type. ... Details >

Autism Society of America  External Link

Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)   External Link

Once considered a rare disorder, autism and other conditions within the autism spectrum are now estimated to occur at a rate of 1 in 500 children. This site provides a great amount of information inc... Details >

National Early Childhood Technical Assistance Center  External Link

Autism Spectrum Disorders (Pervasive Developmental Disorders)

This booklet defines autism, explains how this devastating childhood disorder is diagnosed, and summarizes current thinking about possible causes. Answers questions about treatment approaches, includi... Details >

National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health

A-Z Topics  External Link

This page provide A-Z Topics, a series of Web resource pages on topics of high interest and concern. ... Details >

National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities, U.S. Department of Education  External Link

Developmental Disabilities: Educational Materials

This page links to educational materials on developmental disabilities, including fact sheets and school lesson plans. Topics cover autism, hearing loss, mental retardation, and more.... Details >

National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities

Developmental Screening

Developmental screening is a procedure designed to identify children who should receive more intensive assessment or diagnosis, for potential developmental delays. It can allow for earlier detection o... Details >

National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities