ERIC Number: EJ632553
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Asperger's Syndrome in Gifted Individuals.
Henderson, Lynnette M.
Gifted Child Today, v24 n3 p28-35 Sum 2001
This article on Asperger's Syndrome (AS) in gifted individuals first reviews the history of AS, then describes the characteristics of persons with AS, discusses the identification of AS, and suggests educational modifications for AS individuals who are also gifted. The recommendations include: respecting individual differences, protecting the student from bullying, and working as a team with parents. (Contains references.) (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Special Populations of Gifted Children.