May 29, · Aspergers in Adults Asperger’s syndrome was one of several subtypes of autism that a mental health professional could use to diagnose an individual. The subtypes used to be separate diagnoses until the update to the DSM-5 diagnostic manual. Now, the subtypes are folded into one diagnosis known as autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Sep 30, · Currently, there’s no specific test that can diagnose Asperger’s syndrome in adults. There are no current diagnostic criteria for Asperger’s syndrome in .
May 05, · Asperger’s syndrome is a developmental disorder characterized by difficulties in communication and social interaction. Not every adult who experiences Asperger’s has received a diagnosis, as many Author: Jayne Leonard. Sep 10, · Asperger’s syndrome (AS) is one of a group of neurological disorders known as autism spectrum disorders (ASDs). AS is considered to be on the mild end of the spectrum. People with AS exhibit three Author: Darla Burke.