The Prevalence Rate Rises, Again

According to a new report from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one in 59 US children has autism.

A Cause Identified

A couple, both working as professors at prestigious U.S. universities, have found that certain bacteria in the mother’s digestive tract can lead to having an autistic child. They have also found the exact brain location linked to autistic behaviors.

Selective Mutism with Autism

Presently, many psychologist and psychiatrists accept the findings in DSM-V that Selective Mutism cannot be comorbid with autism. Others, however, do not concur with this, and routinely care for children and adults who experience long periods in which their ability to verbalize is either limited or non-existent.

Prescription Drugs Study

Many, if not most people on the Autism Spectrum take prescription medications... A new study is being launched to determine individual effectiveness.

About Autism and Trauma: A Case of Harm

Dual Diagnosis is also called co-occurring disorders or COD and is generally applied to the co-existence of a mental illness with another condition or disorder ...

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