Autism is a neurodevelopmental disorder that affects a sufferer's ability to interact normally with other people, and which may have secondary signs and symptoms such as delayed on...
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.
Autism Speaks' multi-year Ad Council public service advertising campaign
stresses the importance of recognizing the early signs of autism and seeking
Signs of Autism. Autism is a neurodevelopmental disorder characterized by:
social impairments; cognitive impairments; communication difficulties; repetitive ...
It's also important to remember that a child who does have excellent language skills may still be diagnosable on the autism
spectrum. Today, autism
is generally diagnosed through a process of interviews with parents and observation of children. Some researchers, howev... More »
Guide to the early warning signs of autism and what you can do to help your child
All (general)~The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) discusses the early
signs of Autism Spectrum Disorders.
Although autism is present at birth (congenital), signs of the disorder can be
difficult to identify or diagnose during infancy. Parents often become concerned ...
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children with autism spectrum disorder usually show some signs of ...