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Asperger's Warning Signs

First Warning Signs (Up to 18 Months Old)

  • Slow motor skills
  • Poor social skills
  • Less eye contact with parents
  • Doesn't develop age appropriate peer relationships
  • Develops extreme attachments to objects
  • Becomes isolated

 

Warning signs (18 Months to 3 Years Old)
  • Fixated on one kind of food
  • Fixated on one thing and phrase
  • Regression in language skills

Warning Signs (Up to 10 Years Old)

  • Difficulty w/ creating friendships
  • Poor social relationships
  • Narrow interest in one subject (becomes like an encyclopedia)

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