Is inclusion the right choice for your autistic child? Many families of children on the autism spectrum struggle with making decisions about inclusion in the school classroom. Here are some questions that may help guide your decision.
A Palm Beach County mom has made it her mission to stop dangerous myths about how to cure autism, something that has no medical cure. She’s helping crack down on medical misinformation. Hear her story.
Working with people who have intellectual and developmental disabilities can be complex and challenging even for those with years of training. But one group – law enforcement – often encounters people with these conditions in high-stress situations with little or no training at all.
New research indicates that autism can be reliably diagnosed in children months before pediatricians conduct routine screening for the developmental disorder. The findings suggest that an ASD diagnosis becomes stable starting at 14 months.