The signature of Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASDs) in a child is atypical development of behavior, social skills, and ability to communicate.
Children with ASD may avoid interactions with children their own age, may repeat the same gesture (such as hand flapping or rocking back and forth), and often avoid verbal communication with others.
Signs of Autism. Autism is a neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by:
social impairments; cognitive impairments; communication difficulties; repetitive ...
Autism Speaks' multi-year Ad Council public service advertising campaign
stresses the importance of recognizing the early signs of autism and seeking
Although autism is present at birth (congenital), signs of the disorder can be
difficult to identify or diagnose during infancy. Parents often become concerned ...
Learn how to spot the early warning signs of autism and what you can do to help
Dec 8, 2015 ... Start keeping an eye out for these signs when your baby is around 12 months old
, experts say.
Early signs of autism can often be detected in infants as young as 6-18 months.
For example, if a baby fixates on objects or does not respond to people, he or ...
Sep 4, 2015 ... autism~The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) discusses the early signs of
Autism Spectrum Disorders.
Early identification of children with autism leads to better treatment. Learn how to
recognize early signs and symptoms of autism in babies and toddlers.
The most obvious signs of autism spectrum disorder (ASD), experts agree, show
up when tots are between two and three years old. Every child is unique, ...