While ADHD and Asperger's appear similar in children, one is a neurobiological disorder and the other falls in the class of Autistic Spectrum Disorders. See the key differences and treatment options of each in this simple infographic.
Most children have this inate sense of danger that keeps them relatively safe. Our children with autism lack any sense of danger which inherently puts them in more danger than the average child. As with most skills , you have to approach it from a developmental standpoint . What you can not do is to neglect teaching this skill regardless of the age of the person with autism. I Read more