Essay about The Effects Of Asperger 's And Autism

1242 Words Mar 24th, 2016 null Page
It is not currently known what actually causes Asperger’s or Autism. Some believe it is due to childhood vaccines while others believe it is biological. More than 68 million people all over the globe have Asperger’s. (What is, n.d) Asperger Syndrome is considered to be high functioning Autism that severely affects social skills but they usually have higher intelligent levels than those with Autism. (What is, n.d) It is unknown why more males are 4-6 times more likely to develop these stifling life altering disease. (What is,n.d) Even knowing all the statistics and ways to cope with Asperger’s it is extremely difficult to live with, however, people are able to work around this disability and live extremely fulfilling lives. Asperger’s is a lifelong challenging disease that not many people want to understand. People usually do not want to deal with others that appear different or cannot interact correctly in society. (Asperger Experts, n.d) Asperger’s ultimately interferes with the way a person relates to social ques and are awkward around others. If they do try to interact with people it can appear to be out of context or not socially acceptable to talk about in public. (What we, n.d) Without help in coping with Aspersers people may find other ways to cope with their issues. (1) They can create imaginary friends (Admo, 2004) (2) or have a difficult time relating to one sex over the other (Briggs, 2005) some prefer to be more (3) isolated and stay in their room or play…

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