Archived | Autism Speaks / BSRC: Early Signs & Symptoms | Circa 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Early Signs and Symptoms Preliminary results of studies conducted during the first year of life of children later diagnosed with autism indicate that these children show some behavioral abnormalities which may serve as early markers. They include poor eye contact, impairments in visual tracking to an object, atypical responsiveness to name, less social smiling and …

Archived | Autism Speaks: Physicians Group Urges Early Autism Screening | Circa October 2007 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Physicians Group Urges Early Autism Screening The American Academy of Pediatrics, or AAP, is urging early screening for autism spectrum disorders, or ASDs, for all children. The group, currently holding its annual meeting in San Francisco, released two new clinical reports on Monday, Oct. 29. The co-authors of the reports, Dr. Chris Johnson, Clinical Professor …

Archived | Autism Speaks, First Signs, and Florida State University to Collaborate on Web-Based Autism Video Glossary | Circa September 5, 2006 #NotAnAutisticAlly

Autism Speaks, First Signs, and Florida State University to Collaborate on Web-Based Autism Video Glossary An Innovative New Tool to Help Parents Learn the Early Signs of Autism  (NEW YORK, NY – September 5, 2006) – Autism Speaks, a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing awareness of autism and raising money to fund autism research, together …