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Asperger’s Syndrome Dropped From US Psychiatric Diagnostic Manual, Change Not Related To Newtown Shootings

Asperger’s Syndrome, defined as a mild form of autism with varying degrees of funtionality, is to be dropped from the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5)

Asperger’s Syndrome, defined as a mild form of autism with varying degrees of functionality, has been dropped from the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5). Used and compiled by the American Psychiatric Association’s diagnostic handbook, the DSM-5 is one of the most widely referenced texts for the entire profession. The term “Asperger’s disorder”… Read more »