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Signs of Autism

Someone I'm With Has Autism

Carrie Cariello | Posted 09.13.2014 | Parents
Carrie Cariello

It could promote tolerance and acceptance. It could make the world love autism. Most of all, it could save my son from the embarrassment of an announcement.

Does My Toddler Have Autism?

2012-07-03-slatelogo.jpg | Posted 05.24.2013 | Parents

Written By Melinda Wenner Moyer for Slate A few columns ago, while attempting to explain why toddlers do crazy things, I mentioned that my 21-month...

'No One Saw A Thing': Discovering The Truth About Our Son

good men project | Posted 07.23.2012 | Parents

Written by Jeffrey Wallace for The Good Men Project There’s always one kid in the neighborhood everybody loves to torment; in Windsor Heights it ...

Autistic Toddlers Have Out-Of-Sync Brains: Study

Posted 08.24.2011 | Healthy Living

Researchers studying autistic toddlers have discovered their brain activity appears to be out of sync at a very early stage -- a finding that sheds li...

Conceptualizing Autism: "Cloud" vs. "Spectrum"

Neil S. Greenspan | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Neil S. Greenspan

A more useful metaphor for autism than "spectrum" is "cloud". Individuals with autism are better represented by points distributed in a multi-dimensional space.