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Asperger Syndrome

Scope Note: 
Pervasive developmental disorder characterized primarily by impaired social interaction, differing from autism in that language skills and intelligence are not affected, and may be above average (Note: Do not confuse with Descriptor "Autism")
Category: Disabilities
Broader Terms
Pervasive Developmental Disorders
Narrower Terms
N/A
Use this term instead of
Aspergers Syndrome (2004)
Autistic Psychopathy
Related Terms
Autism
Behavior Disorders
Developmental Disabilities
Emotional Disturbances
Interpersonal Relationship
Added to ERIC: 3/28/2002