Children with autism who participated in a 10-week, 40-hour, theatre-based program showed significant differences in social ability compared to a group of children with autism who did not participate, according to a Vanderbilt ...
UC Davis health economists have for the first time projected the total costs of caring for all people with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in the U.S. for the current calendar year and in 10 years if effective interventions ...
Parenting can be stressful and parenting children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) often means facing more challenges than those experienced by parents of typically developing children. The pressure can take its toll on ...
New research has found that people with high levels of autistic traits are more likely to produce unusually creative ideas.
As autism becomes more prevalent, the need grows for services that help young people with the disorder to find and keep jobs, indicates new research led by Michigan State University education scholars.
Psychologists from Cardiff University have developed the first self-assessment test designed to help clinicians diagnose autism in adults.
(HealthDay)—Behavioral therapy for children with autism also benefits their parents, a new study finds.
A new study has highlighted the potential for pet dogs to reduce stress in parents of children with autism.
Parents of children with autism experience a greater impact from their child's therapy than once thought, according to new research out of York University's Faculty of Health.
Technology is helping children with autism master decidedly non-technical skills.