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The exact cause of Asperger’s is still being investigated.However, research suggests that a combination of factors – genetic and environmental – may account for changes in brain development.While there are similarities with autism, people with Asperger’s Syndrome have fewer problems with speaking and are often of average, or above average, intelligence.They do not usually have the accompanying learning disabilities associated with autism, but they may have specific learning difficulties.Men with Asperger’s may not disclose their disorder to you. They are unable to understand that it will cause significant problems for you and for the relationship, so they see no reason to tell you.There are many classes, coaching programs and websites that offer training to help them act like a neurotypical (NT, or “normal”) man.
These may include communication-based interventions, behavioural therapy and dietary changes.
Children with Asperger’s become adults with Asperger’s.
However, as our understanding of the condition improves and services continue to develop, people with Asperger’s hopefully have more opportunity than ever of reaching their full potential.
People with the condition have difficulties in three main areas that are often referred to as the ‘triad of impairments’.
They are: People with Asperger’s sometimes find it difficult to express themselves emotionally and socially.