High Functioning Autism and Aspergers - A Brief Introduction

Meet My Brain - A Field Guide to Aspergers

Jan 20 2021 • 5 mins

Why is Aspergers called High Functioning Autism? The answer might surprise you. Formerly called Aspergers the syndrome goes by many names including Aspergers and High Functioning Autism. This brief introduction discusses the history of the way autism has been perceived and a common reaction to the diagnosis.