Despite the problems in relationship skills experienced by many people with Aspergers syndrome, some adults can progress along the relationship continuum and are able to experience romantic and subsequently intimate personal relationships, even becoming a lifelong partner.
Do people with Aspergers have obsessions?
Obsessions and compulsions are both common in adults with high-functioning ASD and are associated with significant levels of distress.
Is Aspergers similar to OCD?
Aspergers syndrome (AS) is one of subcategories of pervasive developmental disorder defined by behavioral symptoms. These symptoms include repetitive and stereotyped patterns similar to the behavior of obsessive-compulsive disorder(OCD).
How do you know Aspergers?
Signs and symptoms of Aspergers syndromeLack of interpersonal relationship skills and instincts.Inability to express ones own feelings.Often verbalizes internal thoughts that most would keep private.Flat tone / speaking style that lacks pitch.Appears to lack empathy.Has a difficult time interacting with peers.More items