Ehuxtable People with Autism can range from high functioning human beings to unable to speak or function on their own
Ehuxtable Books on Autism for more information
Ehuxtable Lack of or delay in spoken language
Repetitive use of language and/or motor mannerisms (e.g., hand-flapping, twirling objects)
Ehuxtable Little or no eye contact
Lack of interest in peer relationships
Ehuxtable Lack of spontaneous or make-believe play
Persistent fixation on parts of objects
Ehuxtable By: Emily Huxtable
Ehuxtable Who Discovered it?
Ehuxtable Eugen Bleuler was the first to use the word Autism
Only a neuro-psychological problem
Autism for patients with schizophrenia around 1911.
Ehuxtable As 1940 comes around, researchers start to begin calling people with emotional and social problems through their families, schools, and friends.
Ehuxtable How is Autism Diagnosed?
Ehuxtable As a child, we have to go to the doctors for check ups. At the early develop stages, doctors can sometimes see problems like with reading or social communications.
Ehuxtable Doctors look at the child’s develop through the stages and see how far off they are.
Sometimes most doctors even misdiagnosed children with either having it or not.
Ehuxtable X-linked? Y-linked? Chromosomal?
Ehuxtable Most scientists believe that it is X-linked because it is more affected in males than females.
No one really knows where Autism comes from.
Ehuxtable Autism affects 1 out of 68 children. 1 out of 42 boys have Autism where 1 out of 189 girls have Autism.
Ehuxtable There is really no treatment except therapy for the family and child.
Ehuxtable My Cousins
Ehuxtable My Sister
Ehuxtable What is Autism?
Ehuxtable Difficulty with:
Unable to communication with people
Repetitive type of behavior
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