More often than you might think, people with autism are placed in courtroom settings, with little chance of fairness, equity or equal protection.
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.
One of the most understood aspects of autism are the meltdowns experienced by those who live with the disorder. These are often confused by others as behavioral, rather than what they really are, releases of emotional overload.
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 ...