Current research suggests that what we eat during pregnancy can help to boost our immune defense system to protect our body, and our baby from environmental toxins and may help reduce your baby’s risk of developing autism.
Aphasia is a complex acquired language and communication disorder caused by damage to the language center of the brain and characterized by impairment of language modalities (such as speaking, listening, reading, and writing).
Loss of trunk and postural control after a stroke may be manifested as: Inability to sit in proper alignment Loss of righting and equilibrium reaction Inability to reach beyond arm span (due to lack of postural adjustment) Falling during functional activities
Applied behavioral analysis or ABA is a therapeutic technique used for teaching and reinforcing appropriate behavior. This technique is developed by psychologist Ivar Lovaas at the Lovaas Institute for early intervention.
Many things about Autism remain unknown including the cause of autism. Researchers have identified different types of autism with different symptoms. They believe One theory on the cause of autism will not fit all types. Some autism is environmental and some may be entirely genetic.
In this article, we will discuss what is autism? How to identify an autistic child, social-behavioral, and communication problems associated with autism, and what are the treatment/intervention options available for the individual diagnosed with autism?