"I have Asperger's and that means that sometimes I am a little different from the norm. And being different is a superpower", stated Greta Thunberg in a tweet last August 31. The Asperger's syndrome developmental disorder that is included within the autism spectrum (ASD). Affecting reciprocal social interaction, verbal communication and non-verbal, a resistance to accept change, inflexibility of thought as well as own fields of interest to narrow and absorbent, explained on the website of the Confederation As Spain.
Share the main features of autism but people with Asperger's have a language fluid and an intellectual ability average and even higher the average of the population. Although the symptoms are presented at an early age, Asperger's syndrome, it is usually diagnosed when the child is school age .
The symptom that is most distinctive of Asperger's is the obsessive interest of the child on an object or topic only to exclude any other. Want to know everything about that particular topic, in which you focus all of your conversations with others. Their experience, high level of vocabulary and patterns of language formal make them look "as young teachers", pointing in the web site of the National Institute of Neurological Disorders U.S.
Another of their characteristics is that are very literal . Understand the messages according to the exact meaning of the words so many times don't get the jokes, double entendres, jokes, metaphors or sarcasmos. They also find it difficult to recognize and understand the social rules "not written" as you wait, to greet, to give grace. save the physical distance... so, sometimes, can behave inappropriately without realizing it.
it costs Them adapt to changes , so they are very faithful to the routines.
When haters go after your looks and differences, it means they have nowhere left to go. And then you know you're winning!— Greta Thunberg (@GretaThunberg) August 31, 2019
I have Aspergers and that means I'm sometimes a bit different from the norm. And - given the right circumstances - being different is a superpower.#aspiepowerpic.twitter.com/A71qVBhWUU
do Not know the exact causes autism spectrum disorder, but research suggests that both genes and environmental factors play an important role. Nor is there a standard treatment. With support and adequate services, people with Asperger's syndrome, can improve the way they face and overcome challenges , and can learn to develop their strengths, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) of the U.S.
Updated Date: 25 September 2019, 16:02