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 adults either. Autism spectrum disorders are. May 05, · Asperger’s in adults typically causes issues with communication, emotion regulation and interpretation, social interactions, and behavior. People who have Asperger’s may also experience other Author: Jayne Leonard.
May 29, · Aspergers in adults is typically seen as an individual with an above average intellectual ability paired with severely inadequate social skills and often an all-absorbing, obsessive interest in particular topics. Older adults with Asperger Syndrome grew up before the diagnosis existed in the United States; it first appeared in the DSM-IV in The diagnosis may not have existed, but the adults did—and they needed to find ways to survive. The adults that we meet at AANE are survivors.