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Before You Look for Information on Asperger Syndrome


Sorting through the wealth of online information on Asperger Syndrome can be a daunting task. What's worth reading, and what's a waste of time? Start with this recommended list of resources to find the information you need to understand and help your child.

On this Parenting Special Needs site

There are lots of articles on this site of interest to parents of children with Asperger Syndrome, but these three will give you a good place to begin.

Around the About network

There's information on Asperger Syndrome all around About.com. Start with these three sites.

Just the facts

These reference sites give good overviews of AS diagnosis and treatment.

Dedicated sites

These sites focus exclusively on Asperger Syndrome and the autism spectrum and offer articles and other resources for parents and families.

Parents' sites

Parents share their personal journies and discoveries on these sites.

Alternative viewpoints

"Aspies" speak out on these self-advocacy sites.


People with Asperger Syndrome and their families find support on message boards and Email lists. Condider these three to start.


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