Offending Behaviour in Adults with Asperger Syndrome

  title={Offending Behaviour in Adults with Asperger Syndrome},
  author={David Allen and Carys Evans and A Hider and Sarah Hawkins and Helen Peckett and Hugh Morgan},
  journal={Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders},
Considerable speculation is evident both within the scientific literature and popular media regarding possible links between Asperger syndrome and offending. A survey methodology that utilised quantitative data collection was employed to investigate the prevalence of offending behaviour amongst adults with Asperger Syndrome in a large geographical area of South Wales, UK; qualitative interviews were then conducted with a sub-sample of those identified. A small number of participants meeting the… 
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