The second glance at institutional autism in internationally adopted children
The term “institutional autism” has recently become a subject of discussion on adoptive parents’ lists and in the online publications of adoption professionals. No wonder: the diagnosis continues to cause a lot of confusion and ill-suited remedial efforts.
Understanding Aspergers Syndrome and Effects
Did Albert Einstein suffer from Asperger Syndrome? His single minded focus leads many experts to believe he did. While Asperger Syndrome has only fairly recently been diagnosed many famous people throughout history are believed to have suffered form it.
George Rogu M.D.
Institutional Autism and the adopted child from Russia
I have heard the term "institutional autism" as being a complication of living in an institution or orphanage. Autism sounds like a very scary word and I am nervous about this condition. Could you explain this diagnosis and what are the expected outcomes for these children?
Defining Autism and New Autism Studies Results
Understand what autism is, then be aware of what some of the latest studies are revealing about what causes autism and possible treatments for it.
Signs of Autism
Through all the recent publicity of Autism Spectrum Disorders in the news you might be thinking what are the indications of Autism. Here are a list of characteristics that can be associated to Autism.