Why are ASD and NVLD considered similar?

I have Asperger’s/ASD and have no problem with spatial stuff or math… in fact i tend to score higher in nonverbal IQ tests than verbal


I’m the opposite i.e significantly better verbally than non-verbally.

Does your patient have a psychiatric illness or nonverbal learning disorder.pdf (732.5 KB)

Mentions a few differences between Asperger’s and NVLD.