I Have Asperger's

The unique perspective of the world through the eyes of a girl with Asperger's Syndrome

What is Asperger's Syndrome?

The definition of Asperger's Syndrome from www.merriam-webster.com:

As·per·ger's syndrome

noun \ˈäs-ˌpər-gərz-\

Definition of ASPERGER'S SYNDROME

: a developmental disorder resembling autism that is characterized by impaired social interaction, by restricted and repetitive behaviors and activities, and by normal language and cognitive development —called also Asperger's disorder

Origin of ASPERGER'S SYNDROME

Hans Asperger †1980 Austrian pediatrician
First Known Use: 1989  (Hey, that's my birth-year!)

 

My Definition:

A social and neurological disorder that can make everyday tasks 10x harder.

 

Links to other sites about Autism Spectrum Disorders and Asperger's

Autism Speaks

This is the most well known organization for Autism Spectrum Disorders.  

ASCEND

"The Asperger and Autism Alliance for Greater Philadelphia" and a great group for resources and information.

Autism Society

Another great organization

Gretchen Leary

My Twitter Friend @GretchenLeary's Website, also an Aspie.

Autism Aid

Twitter Sensation @TannersDad's Website

 

 

Tropical Fish Keeping

I'm linking to this site in return for them allowing me to link my site to theirs.  (I got a fish.)