Tania Marshall’s blog lists common First Signs of Asperger Syndrome in Young Girls (Pre-School)

Here’s an excerpt from First Signs of Asperger Syndrome in Young Girls (Pre-School)

The following profile was created for family members who are considering a formal diagnosis and to assist mental health professionals in recognizing Asperger Syndrome or High Functioning Autism in pre-school females.

Females with Asperger Syndrome experience their symptoms in varying levels, so while some Aspiengirls are highly introverted, others are not. This list typifies many of the young Aspiengirls I have worked with.

In my clinical practice, I have become familiar with some very common and early first signs of Asperger Syndrome in young girls, from birth through to pre-school years. The following are some very common early characteristics, traits, gifts and talents.

Read the full list here

Tania’s Aspien Girl series of books, and her website can be found here