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All about 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.

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

Here is a link to an interview with our own Dr. Windsor on diagnosing and dealing with autism