Pervasive developmental disorder - autism
An early, intensive, appropriate treatment program will greatly improve the outlook for most young children with autism. Most programs will build on the interests of the child in a highly structured schedule of constructive activities. Visual aids are often helpful.
Treatment is most successful when it is geared toward the child's particular needs. An experienced specialist or team should design the program...Read more
In a previous post, we explained the new diagnosis of social communication disorder (SCD). This week, we will look at the differences... Read more »
Most parents of children, boys especially, with ADHD and/or autism will tell you that their child spends a lot of time playing video games.... Read more »