Autism is categorised (DSM IV & V) as a Mental Health disorder. Autism rarely comes alone & is often associated with the comorbidity diagnoses of Anxiety, Dyslexia, Depression & Sensory Processing Disorder to name a few.
Autism Spectrum Disorder & Music - It been shown how constructive music education is in all areas of cognitive development, but it also proves to be especially helpful to those with ASD. As showcased by this infographic, it basically boils down to the two
What is Autism? Note: Experienced SLPs can diagnose autism; however, most work as a team with other professionals to do so.Tap the link to check out great fidgets and sensory toys. Check back often for sales and new items. Happy Hands make Happy People!
You more often hear about the challenges from a carer's point of view, nice to read about the actual person's point of view.High functioning autism may sound like a mild disorder, but it can be extremely challenging.