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The second grouping ofearly onset disorders--the schizoid spectrum-was characterized by severe and chronic social difficulties and withdrawal but significantly less marked speech abnormalities and autistic-like histories. Three major clusters also emerged in this grouping. , two of these children murdered a parent in an impulsive gesture). Given the lack of evidence of developmental abnormalities in the first cluster (9), these clinical cases appeared more representative of schizoid disorder of childhood as defined in DSM-III (and, possibly, by Wolff).
Asperger Syndrome or High-Functioning Autism? by Eric Schopler, Gary B. Mesibov, Linda J. Kunce