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response is by psychologist Kenneth Shamlian, director of the behavioral treatment program at the University of Rochester Medical Center.

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Not smiling. Signs that your infant could have autism

A diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder is based solely on behaviour and is usually diagnosed by age four. Shutterstock

I had to fight for my daughter's autism diagnosis – there's still a belief that it just affects boys

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My son, who is autistic, won't do anything but watch YouTube videos

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Black And Latino Children Are Often Overlooked When It Comes To Autism

Does my child have sensory processing disorder?

People with milder forms of autism struggle as adults

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What to do when your family doesn't accept autism

Neurotypical Peers are Less Willing to Interact with Those with Autism based on Thin Slice Judgments | Scientific Reports

It all made sense when we found out we were autistic

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) today released its biennial update of autism's estimated prevalence among the nation's children, ...

The costs of camouflaging autism


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I was 35 when I discovered I'm on the autism spectrum. Here's how it changed my life.

How low-income parents are working to help their children with autism

We are failing to diagnose girls and women on the autism spectrum at such an incredible rate that some scientists think there is not a large gap between the ...

Sex is different for people on the autistic spectrum – but maybe not in the way you think (Picture: Metro.co.uk)

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5 Important Exercises for Kids with Autism

Why Does Autism Impact Boys More Often Than Girls?

Autism is a brain disorder that affects a person's ability to communicate, to reason, and to interact with others. It is a spectrum disorder that affects ...

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Supporting students with autism in the classroom: what teachers need to know

Confronting the misconceptions about Asperger's. While Asperger's Syndrome is on the autism spectrum ...

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I was diagnosed with autism in my 40s. It's not just a male condition

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Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is three to four times more common in boys than

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Autism in Females: How is it Different? | Kati Morton

How to Spot Signs of Autism in Teenagers

Autism is a spectrum disorder, meaning that there is a wide degree of variation in the way it affects people. Every child on the autism spectrum has unique ...

Teach reading to autistic children. Autism can ...

Researchers have identified several structural differences between the brains of men and women, but it's

Popular comedic actor Dan Aykroyd had already been expelled from two different schools by the time a doctor diagnosed him with mild Asperger's Syndrome as a ...

Tantrum vs Autistic Meltdown: What Is The Difference?

Causes of autism

I'm autistic. I just turned 36 — the average age when people like me die.

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Does Older Sperm Cause Autism?

“Autism can be harder to diagnose in girls than boys. I wasn't diagnosed with Asperger's until I was 23.”

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The Warner Boys: Our Family's Story of Autism and Hope by [Warner, Curt

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'Autism is seen as a male thing – but girls just implode emotionally'

Andrew D'Eri, 24, has worked at Rising Tide nearly since its 2013 opening. It is the first job he's ever had. "I'm saving money for a trip to Orlando and a ...


Are Girls With Autism Hiding in Plain Sight?

What it is like to be diagnosed with autism as a 45 year old woman

Restricted interests or repetitive behaviors, such as this boy's interest in playing with a toy model of molecules, may be features of Asperger's.

There has been something unusual and inexplicable about autism from the very beginning. When psychiatrist Leo Kanner was conducting some of the first ...

Thompson Statement

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Yep, I've posted this in a previous article. Don't care

It's called the Autism Spectrum because autism actually covers a wide scope of complex disorders in brain development. Included are Asperger's Syndrome, ...

Autistic People Rarely Lie

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The author and her 9-year-old daughter, who has high-functioning

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Supporting Individuals on the Autism Spectrum Coping with Grief and Loss through Death or Divorce

Most children and teens with gender dysphoria also have multiple other psychological issues

Baby talk – why do people talk to #autistic adults and children like they are infants

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Understanding The Difference Between Asperger And Autism

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