Basics Of Autism

Though The Eyes Of Autsim

Basics of autism

Through the eyes of autism.

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Definition of Autism

Autism is a disorder characterized by limited ability to communicate and interact with other people.
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Statistics

  • Diagnosed around the age of 2
  • 68 out of 1 childeren birthes are autistic
  • Boys have a higher chance then girls of being affected by autism
  • 25% of autistic kids are nonverble
  • No words for 16 mounths
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How it is Diagnosed

  • No babling or pointing by age 1
  • No responds to names
  • Poor eye contact
  • No smiling
  • Loss of language or social skills

Spectrum

It ranges from miled to sever cases of autism.

Interesting Facts

  • Leo Kanner choose Autism for the name because in greek it means "self"
  • People with autism don't like to interact with other people
  • There is three parts of the brain 1; Bace Level 2; self Awareness 3; Theory of Mind
  • It is not possible to grow out of autism
  • Autistic kids roll on the ground and spin to calm there selfs

work cited

"Autism." Teen's Health. Ed. Raphael Bernier. The Nemours Foundation, 01 Jan. 2014. Web. 10 Apr. 2015.



Rodier, Patricia M. "Autism." World Book Student. World Book, 2015. Web. 13 Apr. 2015.





Autism Fact Sheet." : National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS). National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Sept. 2009. Web. 10 Apr. 2015.




Keenan, Julian Paul. "Mind." World Book Student. World Book, 2015. Web. 15 Apr. 2015


Autism Fact Sheet." : National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS). National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Sept. 2009. Web. 10 Apr. 2015.




Keenan, Julian Paul. "Mind." World Book Student. World Book, 2015. Web. 15 Apr. 2015

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