News on Asperger Syndrome
Does Asperger Syndrome Still Exist?
About.com's guide to autism considers the question in light of new DSM-5 criteria.
Boy With Autism Safe After Hostage Ordeal
Disability Scoop reports on the rescue of a boy kidnapped and held in a bunker in Alabama.
Kindergartner Kidnapped in Alabama Has Special Needs
You may have read about the gunman who killed a bus driver and grabbed a child to be his hostage. A Huffington Post article mentions a detail I hadn't heard -- that the youngster trapped in a bunker with the kidnapper has Asperger syndrome and ADHD.
Using Mindfulness Practices to Develop Calm in Asperger’s Syndrome
The JKP Blog offers a post from the author of the book "Asperger's Syndrome and Mindfulness."
Meeting the Educational Needs of Aspies
Chosen Families looks at the challenges.
Executive Dysfunction: Why Aspies Must Goal and Plan Differently
On the blog Aspie Writer, an adult with Asperger syndrome offers some ideas on "Goal Planning 101."
Asperger-Syndrome News 2013
Catch up on news stories on Asperger syndrome, from around the Web, featured in the daily news folder on About.com Children With Special Needs in 2013.
Asperger-Syndrome News 2012
Look back at the Asperger-syndrome-related topics we were reading about in 2012.
Asperger-Syndrome News 2011
Look back at the Asperger-syndrome-related topics we were reading about in 2011.
Asperger-Syndrome News 2010
Look back at the Asperger-syndrome-related stories that were making headlines in 2010.