Is My Child Autistic?
"I Think My Child is on the Autistic Spectrum What is Autism? Autism, or autism spectrum disorder (ASD), refers to a range of conditions characterized by challenges with social skills, repetitive behaviours, speech, language and communication, as well as by unique strengths and differences. We now know that there is not just one type of autism but many, caused by different combinations of genetic and environmental influences. The term “spectrum” reflects the wide variation in