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.
Boris Gindis, Ph.D.
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.
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.
Signs and Symptoms of Autism
Parents or caregivers are usually the first ones to notice the signs and symptoms of autism in a child under three years of age. At birth, the signs and symptoms of autism are not necessarily noticeable, and it may take a little while to distinguish the behavior.
Nonverbal Communication: What’s it all about? Part 3
We use 8 different types of nonverbal communication without even thinking about it. What are they and how do these skills affect children with developmental disabilities? Part 3 of 3.