Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

Autism spectrum disorder (ASD)

ASD is a developmental disability. It covers a wide range of symptoms and skills, but mainly affects a child’s social and communication skills. It can also impact behavior.

Primary Characteristics

  • Disconnect from others
  • apparent lack of empathy
  • indifferent  to human interaction
  • Emotional Outburts
  • Delayed language Development
  • Prone to non verbal communication
  • Difficulty understanding figurative expression
  • Repetitive Bahaviors
  • PICA(eat objects that are not food)
  • Sensitivity to external stimuli


  • quiet corner
  • sensory tools
  • extra breaks
  • playing it by ear
  • alternate media
  • daily outlines


Accommodating Children With Autism Within An Inclusive Setting

Technology Tools For Students With Autism

Autism Preparation Kit For Teachers

Autism Speaks Family Services School Community Tool Kit

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