During a panel discussion with author Ron Fournier about raising children with Asperger’s syndrome, Joe Scarborough shares anecdotes and observations about his own parenting of a child with Asperger’s.
The National Journal's Ron Fournier recently wrote about his son Tyler's Asperger syndrome, and he joins Morning Joe to discuss how he learned his son had Asperger's and what his son has taught him over the years. Joe Scarborough, who also has a child with Asperger's, shares experiences he's had wit
The American Psychiatric Association announced a revision to their diagnostic manual after almost two decades of consideration. TODAY contributor Dr. Gail Saltz discusses the changes, which include new guidelines for treating binge eaters and hoarders and a the removal of Asperger’s as a diagnosis.
Matthew Kolen, who was diagnosed at age eight with Asperger's syndrome, puts his hand over his head while doing his homework in Long Island, New York April 16, 2012. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
The chore list for Matthew Kolen, who was diagnosed with Asperger's syndrome at age eight, is posted on the refrigerator at his home in Long Island, New York March 30, 2012. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
Matthew Kolen , who was diagnosed with Asperger's syndrome at age eight, plays with a friend during his bar mitzvah in Melville, New York June 16, 2012. Matthew's diagnosis will soon be dropped in the fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders or DSM-5, the American P