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Signs of Autism

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 shed...

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.