What is Autism?
Autism is a mental condition starting in early childhood, characterized by difficulty in socializing with others and creating friendships. There is also the difficulty in the use of language.
What are the symptoms?
The most common symptoms for autism is social deficits, which means it is hard/or they do not know how to socialize with other people. Another symptom is language impairment, which means they can not properly form words and sentences. Those are just a few symptoms of autism, there are many more. check out the links below for more symptoms
What is the treatment for autism?
Treatment for autism can consist of therapy, such as behavior therapy, sensory processing, and family therapy. There is only one medication that scientists think help reduce or improve autism. The medication Is called anti - psychotic.
There are many organizations that try to raise awareness for people with autism.
April 2nd is autism awareness day.