Help for Adults with Aspergers. As I am sure you know this website is exclusively for parents of children with Aspergers. However I know for a fact that many of the parents who contact me for help have children in their late teens and twenties. My adult son with Asperger’s tells me he doesn’t like people. People have ruined the planet. He has been hurt by two people he was close to. One was his best friend of 10 years from college who betrayed him and the other was a girl he was in a relationship with .
As the awareness of Asperger's syndrome increases, more people are seeking a diagnosis in the adult stage of life. In most countries, there is a severe lack of support services for children on the autism spectrum, and there are even less supports for adults with Asperger's syndrome. In addition, cognitive-behavioral therapy has emerged as a therapy for individuals with Asperger's syndrome/ASD, especially adults. This type of therapy can help adults develop concrete coping skills for navigating peer and romantic relationships, and help them address frustrations related to goal achievements in work and life. .
Oct 08, 2018 · Home» Autism» Adult Asperger’s There is no clinically significant delay in cognitive development or in the development of age-appropriate self-help skills, adaptive behavior (other than Author: Marie Hartwell-Walker, Ed.D. Dec 21, 2012 · Just as children can struggle with AS so too Aspergers in adults also presents challenges and hurdles. There is no cure for Aspergers. Hence kids who are diagnosed as having asperger syndrome will carry many of the difficulties and symptoms into their adult life.
Letter From An Adult Male With Asperger Syndrome Richard Rowe I am a 45 year old male with Asperger Syndrome. As I sit to write this I realise that I am trying to explain myself to myself, as much as I am trying to explain my thoughts and feelings to you the reader. Studies show that Asperger’s Syndrome is one of the fastest growing mental health conditions in the United States. Upwards of 2,000,000 adults are likely to have been diagnosed with this condition, close to a 100% increase in the last decade.