Tag "Autism Spectrum Disorder"

Recently my 14 year-old son, Cecil, attended his class trip to New York City and Washington DC. While this sounds like a typical milestone for many teens, this trip and the preparation for going on the trip, were anything but › Continue Reading

Many doctors and families feel that early intervention for children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) leads to better outcomes. Now, medical professionals are debating whether or not ASD screening should be mandatory for children ages 18 to 30 months old › Continue Reading

Autism is a group of developmental brain disorders collectively called autism spectrum disorder, or ASD. Dr. Craig Erickson, a psychiatrist at Cincinnati Children’s, and Janet Seide, family outreach associate with The Kelly O’Leary Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders at Cincinnati › Continue Reading