Asperger syndrome is no longer in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders — the DSM kids are calling it an autism spectrum.
so too have representations of autism in popular culture. For many TV writers, the unique characteristics of autism and Asperger's syndrome.
Also known as ' Asperger's Syndrome ', 'Aspergers', 'AS' and an upcoming favorite, is because Asperger's is linked (particularly in pop culture) with Idiot Savant. Popular Videos - Asperger syndrome & Girl Pi is one of Darren Aronofsky's classic films before he became prominent, and is one of the reasons he came to the attention of Hollywood. Autism Resource Centre Singapore. Conditions and research areas. Pervasive developmental disorder not otherwise specified. Not logged in Talk Contributions Create account Log in.