Assessment and Diagnosis of Autism

What comprises Assessment and Diagnosis of Autism ? Interveiw with parents and  child togather or separately as the wish of parents with their main concern,detail history of pregnancy,birth history,past medical history,family history,schooling and education,emotional and psychological issues if any. Observation and assessment of developmental skills such as gross motor,fine motor,hand eye co…

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Autism & Asperger Syndrome Symptoms

Autism:  Core symptoms are; 1.Poor social skills 2.Impaired communication skill 3. Repetitive,obsessive stereotype behavior.It is a disorder which presents in spectrum,may be mild,moderate or severe. Asperger syndrome:  It is also called high functioning Autism because people affected with disorder are highly intelligent.They may be very talented and ingenious in some interest…

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