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Myths on Autism #1

I came across this article on autism and had to post it. It’s unbelievable that this sort of content exists. What is Autism? Autism is a disorder caused in children during the first three years of their life. Autism is…

What is Asperger’s Disorder

The formal definition for Asperger’s Disorder: Asperger syndrome or Asperger’s syndrome or Asperger disorder is an autism spectrum disorder that is characterized by significant difficulties in social interaction, along with restricted and repetitive patterns of behavior and interests. It differs…

Diagnostic Criteria of Asperger’s Disorder

I thought this was an incredibly interesting bit of information, especially for parents who must have their children diagnosed. This is from the web site: http://www.aspergers.com. A direct link to this information will be pasted below: DSM-IV DIAGNOSTIC CRITERIA FOR…

Does My Child Have Autism?

There is no easy answer and parents should expect far more than a single trip to the doctor to obtain a thorough answer. Autism does have some obvious symptoms as well as obscure ones, but they all require observation by…

Content Catastrophe: Autism: A Brief Overview

This is the kind of horrifically flawed and flat-out wrong information that only ensures propagation of social stigmas and myths. Another item someone paid for, but should’ve returned. This is irresponsible writing. Autism has affected more than 1.5 children in…