Autism and Sensory Processing


Autism is a serious developmental disorder that impairs the ability to communicate and interact. There are more than 200,000 US cases per year. Autism Spectrum Disorder impacts the nervous system.


The range and severity of symptoms can vary widely. Common symptoms include difficulty with communication, difficulty with social interactions, obsessive interests, and repetitive behaviors.


Early recognition, as well as behavioral, educational, and therapies such as Speech, Occupational ad Physical Therapy may reduce symptoms and support development and learning.