Autism

This video shows a real life perspective of autism.

ASD flow chart

Autism is a group of developmental brain disorders, collectively called autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The term “spectrum” refers to the wide range of symptoms, skills, and levels of impairment, or disability, that children with ASD can have.  – NIMH

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and autism are both general terms for a group of complex disorders of brain development. – Autism Speaks

the so-called autistic triad:

1.qualitative impairment in social interaction

2.qualitative impairment in communication

3.restricted, repetitive and stereotyped patterns of behavior, interests and activities.

Autism triad CBS

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