Should I Tell My Child That S/He has Asperger’s?

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TranslatorFor the answer to this question, I turned to some information from Tony Attwood, a renowned expert psychologist in the area of Asperger’s syndrome.  “The answer is a resounding ‘Yes.’” according to Dr. Attwood.  After many years of clinical experience, he has found that explaining the diagnosis to the child with Aspewrger’s syndrome is extremely [...]