Thursday, November 1, 2012

Patterns of Early Development in Autism

Follow this link to a short article on the normal development cycle for a child with autism. In fact, there are two development cycles - one for children with an early diagnosis of autism (14 months) and the other for children who are typically identified between 24 - 36 months of age.
 
References:

1. Rebecca J. Landa, Alden L. Gross, Elizabeth A. Stuart, Ashley Faherty. Developmental Trajectories in Children With and Without Autism Spectrum Disorders: The First 3 Years. Child Development, 2012; DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-8624.2012.01870.
 

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