The unique qualities of girls and women who have Asperger’s and autism

February 19th, 2013

The male to female ratio for Asperger’s syndrome is 4:1. This means that most clinicians (and a lot of research data) are biased towards the ways in which boys present.

Click here to listen to Professor Tony Attwood talk about the unique qualities of girls who have autism spectrum conditions. 

For help with autism and Asperger’s Syndrome on the Gold Coast and in the Tweed region contact Understanding Minds.

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