Autism is a pervasive developmental disorder and the fastest-growing developmental disability among children. Learning that your child has been diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) can be a shock, and it is overwhelming to parents who do not yet understand what the diagnosis will mean for their child and how they can help.
Anonymous said in our family more are being diagnosed as they have aspergers,but its always been there its just that now it is recognised,my husband was only diagnosed aftyer our 2 children,as were his brother and sister,we are now convinced it stems from the great grandparents,who were first cousins,this is the opinion of our clinical psychologist and people who knew them,so now probably.
Jul 12, 2016 · This Blog Everyday Asperger’s by Samantha Craft is retired. Her new blog can be found at Everyday Aspie and her company website at myspectrumsuite.com Thank you for the community and support you have offered through the years. Sam's book is here: book Ten Traits 1) We are deep philosophical thinkers and writers; gifted in the sense of our level.
Here is an extensive list of books, articles, and websites that I've put together on sex, Asperger's, and autism. I’ve tried to divide these resources into two parts: Part 1 is for parents.
Aug 12, 2019 · Some parents wonder whether their child with attention deficit disorder (ADHD or ADD) may have some form of autism as well.And they wonder for good reason: Most families of children with the condition previously known as Asperger’s syndrome (AS), an autism spectrum disorder, receive an ADHD diagnosis — or misdiagnosis — before a pediatrician concludes that it’s autism and ADHD .