Autism has been thought to be characterized, in part, by dysfunction in emotional and social cognition, but the pathology of the underlying processes and their neural substrates remain poorly understo...
Autism syndrome is a complicated disorder which affects every race, ethnic group and socioeconomic status and it can be diagnosed in children as 18 months old. A parent becomes concerned when his chil...
Autism syndrome affects the way a person communicates and limits the ability to relate to others in a meaningful way, it is a lifelong developmental disorder that emerges in early childhood. A child w...
Autism is usually diagnosed around the age of three when an abnormal development of the child is noticed. An early diagnose is essential for the future medical care as well as for the outcome of the p...
To find out if your child is manifesting the symptoms of autism consider the following assessments:1. Your child shies away from or repels human contact or affection:An autistic child does not want...
For unexplained reasons, autistic children show obsessions to particular objects, sometimes even a strange kind of attachment towards them, and act by repetitive senseless actions. Their repetitive be...
The value of a spiritual view of autism is that it enables the pain of limitation and helplessness suffered by those who experience significant impairment and those who care for them to be held within...
There are several programs that one can use in order to change the wrongful behavior of an autistic child. Most of them are actually based on the training of the child to act in a more appropriate wa...
The pervasive development disorders are a group of conditions, containing: autism, Asperger's syndrome, Rett's syndrome, childhood disintegrative disorder and pervasive development disorder not otherw...
Even they seem indifferent, remote and are unable to form emotional bonds with others, people with autism live isolated in their own world. Those with a baffling brain disorder can display a white ran...