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All about autism

Help! My child lines up toys. Is this autism?



Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) are a group of related brain-based disorders that affect a child’s behavior, social, and communication skills.

In the United States, approximately 1 in 150 children are diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorders. Recognizing and properly managing the development of a child diagnosed with the disorder is critical.

Take a look at our interview with Dr Windsor about diagnosing and dealing with autism

Here is a link to an Autism and Aspergers Slideshow on WebMD with helpful information.