For parents, the heightened or sometimes muted senses that come with autism can be a challenge. But there are ways to help your child adjust.
Most people think of autism as a male condition, but autism affects females, too. It just affects them differently.
Get expert answers to four common questions about speech-generating devices for children with autism.
A joke, a laugh, subtle body language — understanding these social cues doesn’t come easily for people with autism.
Aggression toward a sibling or classmate. Self injury. Wandering off without warning. Many children with autism exhibit this challenging behavior. What can parents do?
When aggression, self-injury or other symptoms get in the way of your child’s social and academic development, medications offer extra help.
Nearly a year ago, the world of autism diagnosis changed. Find answers to five common questions about what the changes mean for your child.
With the right training and planning — tailored to their capabilities — teens can find a path to a job and, in some cases, college.