Secret Facts You Should Not Overlook About Autism

    1. Autism is the common term used to refer to Autism spectrum disorder (ASD), a developmental disorder that involves abnormal development and function of the brainPeople with autism show decreased social communication skills and restricted or repetitive patterns of behaviors or interests. (Throughout the rest of this article autism will be referred to … Read more

Donald Trump Has Said Vaccines Cause Autism, And He Couldn’T Be More Wrong

The President-Elect of the United States of America has said he believes that vaccines are harmful, and has repeatedly and erroneously claimed that they cause autism. This is untrue and it’s dangerous.Back in 1998, British medical researcher Andrew Wakefield published a paper in the health journal The Lancet which claimed to show a link between children who … Read more

Instructional Strategies for Students with Asperger’s and Autism Spectrum Disorders

Asperger  and autism are technically no longer a diagnosis on it’s own.these are now part of a broader category called autism spectrum disorder (ASD). … This means the symptoms are less severe than other kinds of autism spectrum disorders. 1- Use Task Analysis –very specific, tasks in sequential order. 2- Always keep your language simple and … Read more