Ten Things Every Child with Autism Wishes You Knew. From the book by Ellen Notbohm© I am a whole child. My autism is part of who I am, not all of who I am. My senses are out of sync. Distinguish between won’t and can’t. I interpret language literally. Listen to all the ways I’m… Read More “Ten Things Every Child with Autism Wishes You Knew.”
What is Autism Spectrum Disorder? Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a developmental disability that can cause significant social, communication and behavioral challenges. Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) affects about 1 in 68 children. The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recommends that all children be screened for ASD at their 18- and 24-month well-child checkups. Research shows that… Read More What is Autism Spectrum Disorder?